Upcoming Grant Opportunities (February)

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Please note the following grant opportunities. For application guidance and assistance contact Maryam Henson, Director, Office of Corporate & Foundation Relations at (202) 687-1067 or Maryam.Henson@georgetown.edu.
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Program: Policy-Relevant Insurance Studies (PRIS)
Goal: Supports empirical and policy-relevant analyses that address health insurance affordability. Funds quantitative studies that evaluate or predict the effects of policies or policy changes related to health insurance coverage. 
Amount: five to six studies; $50,000 to $150,000 over 6-12 months
Deadline: Full application due February 19, 2016
Detailshttp://advancement.georgetown.edu/cfr/?id=021916RWJF-PRIS (new window)

Sponsor: Interstitial Cystitis Association
Program: Pilot Research Program
Goal: Funds novel basic, clinical or translation research studies that solve questions of interstitial cystitis. 
Amount: Up to $50,000
Deadline: Full application due February 26, 2016
Detailshttp://www.ichelp.org/research/ica-pilot-research-program/ica-pilot-research-program-application/ (new window)

Sponsor: The Donaghue Foundation   
Program: Another Look: Better Health for Elders in Care Facilities
Goal: Supports projects to improve quality of care and quality of life for elderly population in care facilities. Must identify a stakeholder in the care delivery or policy arena for consultation or collaboration.
Amount: Up to 6 awards averaging $100,000 over 2 years
Deadline: Letter of Intent due February 29, 2016
Detailshttp://advancement.georgetown.edu/cfr/?id=022916Donaghue-Foundation (new window)

Sponsor: Lymphoma Research Foundation
Program: Mantle Cell Lymphoma Correlative Studies Support Initiative
Goal:  Supports clinical/translational studies that will complement existing, or recently completed mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) research projects. 
Amount: $50,000 over 18 months
Deadline: Full application due March 4, 2016
Detailshttp://www.lymphoma.org/site/pp.asp?c=bkLTKaOQLmK8E&b=8490965 (new window)

Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Program: Policies for Action: Policy and Law Research to Build a Culture of Health
Goal: Supports research to develop actionable evidence to inform the significant knowledge gaps regarding what policies can serve as levers to improve population health and well-being, and achieve greater levels of health equity.
Amount: Up to $250,000 over two years
Deadline: Informational Webinar: February 16, 2016, 1-2p.m. ET (Registration required)
     Letter of Intent due March 15, 2016
Detailshttp://advancement.georgetown.edu/cfr/?id=031516RWJF-Policies-for-Action (new window)

Sponsor: ASTRO Targeting Cancer Care
Program: Junior Faculty Career Research Training Award
Goal:  Supports research projects focused on radiation oncology, biology, physics or outcomes/health services.
Amount: 2 awards for $200,000 over 2 years 
Deadline: Full application due March 25, 2016
Detailshttp://advancement.georgetown.edu/cfr/?id=032516ASTRO-Junior-Faculty (new window)