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Funding for Non-Federal Agencies & Foundations

  • Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation (ASERF)  
  • Alcoholic Beverage Medical Research Foundation
    (Supporting research on the effects of alcohol on health and behavior and the prevention of alcohol-related problems)
  • Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy  
  • Alliance for Lupus Research  
  • Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics
    (microbiology, immunology, infectious diseases and toxins)
  • Alpha-1 Foundation
    (Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency)
  • ALS Association (Lou Gherig's Disease)  
  • Alternatives Research and Development Foundation
    (Promote the development, validation and adoption of non-animal methods in biomedical research, product testing and education)
  • Alzheimer's Association  
  • Alzheimer Research Forum  
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology  
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery  
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy  
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation Grant Awards  
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
    (Immunology, infectious diseases and toxins, training and career)
  • American Association for Cancer Research  
  • American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry  
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Research Awards  
  • American Association for Women Radiologists Research Seed Grants  
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy  
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons  
  • American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine Foundation for Research and Education  
  • American Association of University Women Career Development Grants  
  • American Brain Tumor Association Research Funding  
  • American Cancer Society  
  • American College of Cardiology  
  • American College of Rheumatology Research and Education Foundation Awards and Grants Programs  
  • American Diabetes Association  
  • American Epilepsy Society/Milken Family Foundation Early Career Physician Scientist Award Program  
  • American Federation for Aging Research  
  • American Federation for Medical Research  
  • American Fibromyalgia Syndrome Association  
  • American Foundation for AIDS Research (AmFAR)  
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention  
  • American Gastroenterological Association Foundation for Digestive Health and Nutrition  
  • American Geriatrics Society  
  • American Health Assistance Foundation
    (Supports research into Alzheimer's Disease, Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration, Heart Disease and Stroke)
  • American Hearing Research Foundation  
  • American Heart Association  
  • American Institute for Cancer Research  
  • American Liver Foundation  
  • American Lung Association  
  • American Medical Women's Association  
  • American Osteopathic Association  
  • American Skin Association  
  • American Sleep Medicine Foundation  
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery  
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine  
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand  
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology  
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Association Research  
  • Angelman Syndrome Foundation  
  • Angiogenesis Foundation  
  • Ara Parseghian Medical Research Foundation (APMRF)
    (Niemann-Pick Type C Disease/NP-C)
  • Arnold and Mable Beckman Foundation
    (Chemistry & Life Sciences)
  • Arthritis Foundation  
  • Ataxia Telangiectasia (AT) Childrens Project  
  • Batten Disease Support and Research Association  
  • Berlex Foundation
    (Reproductive medicine)
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
    (To reduce inequities in the United States and around the world)
  • Broad Medical Research Program
    (Improvements in the prevention, diagnosis or therapy of Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis)
  • Burroughs Wellcome Fund
    (Pathogenesis, with a focus on human and pathogen biology)
  • Campbell Foundation
    (support other nonprofit organizations conducting clinical research into the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, and related conditions and illnesses)
  • Cancer Research Institute  
  • Cancer Treatment Research Foundation  
  • Charles A. Dana Foundation
    (Brain, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse and Immunology)
  • Christopher D. Smithers Foundation
    (Alcoholism/Drug Abuse)
  • Charles E. Culpeper Foundation
    (Cures for life-altering diseases)
  • Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation
    (Spinal cord injury and other central nervous system disorders)
  • Concern Foundation
    (cancer genetics, cell biology, and immunology)
  • Concerts for the Cure
    (Breast cancer)
  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA)  
  • Cure Autism Now Foundation (CAN)  
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation  
  • Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation  
  • David and Lucile Packard Foundation
    (Improve the lives of children, enable the creative pursuit of science, advance reproductive health and conserve and restore the earth's natural systems)
  • Dermatology Foundation  
  • Doctors Cancer Foundation  
  • Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
    (Supporting the prevention, treatment and cure of human disease)
  • Dysautonomia Foundation  
  • Dystonia Medical Research Foundation  
  • Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation  
  • Ellison Medical Foundation
  • Fanconi Anemia Research Fund  
  • Fannie E. Rippel Foundation
    (Cardiovascular disease and function)
  • Fats and Proteins Research Foundation (FPRF)  
  • Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute, Inc.
    (Basic and clinical research, focusing mostly on tobacco)
  • Ford Foundation
    (reduce poverty and injustice and to promote democratic values, international cooperation and human achievement)
  • Foundation Fighting Blindness  
  • Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research  
  • Gerontological Society of America
    (Research on aging)
  • Greenwall Foundation
    (Arts & Humanities and Bioethics)
  • Glaucoma Foundation  
  • Glaucoma Research Foundation  
  • Glaxo-Smith-Kline Drug Discovery
    (HIV/AIDS research)
  • Glaxo-Smith-Kline Research & Educational Foundation for Cardiovascular Disease  
  • Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program
    (Award is to facilitate the transition of the newly-trained clinician who wishes to develop into an independent investigator.)
  • Health Effects Institute
    (Effects of air pollution)
  • Helen Hay Whitney Foundation
    (Biomedical Sciences)
  • Hereditary Disease Foundation
    (Huntington's disease)
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    (Biomedical research)
  • Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP)
    (Basic research on complex living organisms)
  • Huntington's Disease Society of America  
  • Immune Deficiency Foundation  
  • Jacqueline Seroussi Memorial Foundation for Cancer Research  
  • James S. McDonnell Foundation (Brain research)
  • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
    (Human and community development)
  • John Douglas French Alzheimer's Foundation  
  • John Merck Foundation
    (Developmental Disabilities, Environment, Reproductive Health, Human Rights and Job Opportunities)
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International  
  • Lalor Foundation Inc.
    (Mammalian reproductive biology related to the regulation of fertility)
  • Lance Armstrong Foundation
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society  
  • Leukemia Research Foundation (LRF)  
  • Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research  
  • Malecare
    (Prostate cancer)
  • March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation  
  • Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL)
    (cellular, developmental, and reproductive biology; molecular biology and evolution; neurobiology and sensory physiology; ecology; global infectious diseases; and marine biotechnology and aquaculture)
  • Mary Kay Ash Charitable Foundation
    (Women and cancer)
  • Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund  
  • McKnight Endowment Fund
  • Health Resources in Action (Charles A. King Trust)  
  • Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research  
  • Motor Neurone Disease Association  
  • Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation  
  • Nathan Cummings Foundation  
  • National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression  
  • National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF)  
  • National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)  
  • National Emergency Medicine Association (NEMA)
    (Prevention of illness and injury)
  • National Foundation for Cancer Research  
  • National Headache Foundation  
  • National Hemophilia Foundation  
  • National Kidney Foundation  
  • National Marrow Donor Program  
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society  
  • National Neurofibromatosis Foundation (NNFF)  
  • National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)  
  • National Osteoporosis Foundation  
  • National Parkinson Foundation  
  • National Research Council  
  • National Stroke Association  
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation  
  • Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation  
  • Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF)  
  • Pew Trust Fund
    (Support for basic and clinical investigations relevant to the advancement of human health. Innovative approaches and risk-taking is encouraged)
  • Pfizer Medical & Academic Partnership Grant and Award programs
    (Cardiovascular Medicine, Health Literacy/Clear Health Communication, Diabetes, Health Disparities, Health Policy, Neurology, Oncology, Pain Medicine, Public Health, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Urology)
  • PhRMA Foundation
    (pharmaceutical industry)
  • Prostate Cancer Foundation  
  • Rett Syndrome Research Foundation (RSRF)  
  • Rita Allen Foundation
    (Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebral Palsy and the development of euphorics and analgesics for the terminally ill)
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    (Health and Healthcare)
  • Science Magazine  
  • Searle Scholars Program
    (Supports independent research careers in biochemistry, cell biology, immunology, neuroscience, genetics, pharmacology or related areas in chemistry and medicine in the biological sciences.)
  • Sidney Kimmel Foundation for Cancer Research  
  • Smith Family Foundation
    (AIDS/HIV, Cancer, Heart Disease, Diabetes or Neuroscience)
  • Society of University Surgeons 
  • Stanley Medical Research Institute
    (treatment of severe mental illnesses)
  • Susan G. Koman Foundation
    (Breast Cancer)
  • Susan Love MD Breast Cancer Foundation