Grants & Funding

NCS Grant Opportunities

The Neurocritical Care Society is pleased to announce two yearly available grant opportunities for all Neurocritical Care Society members:

NCS Research Training Grant

A 1-year research training fellowship for physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, scientists, and others involved with neurocritical care in need for early research career support in neurocritical care. Learn more here

NCS INvesting in CLINical Neurocritical CarE Research (INCLINE) grant

A 1-year research grant opportunity for members in all career stages to foster promising and innovative, collaborative, multi-center research aimed towards improving clinical outcomes in neuroscience critical care through clinical or translational research strategies. Learn more here

External Grant Opportunities:

This page is being updated every 4-6 months and the Neurocritical Care Society does not carry responsibility for these grants.

View SAH/Stroke Grant Opportunities

2018 Research Grant
Brain Aneurysm Foundation
Amount: $10-45k
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: 5/18/2018

Research Grant
Joe Niekro Foundation
LOI Deadline: 571/2018

Established Investigator Award
American Heart Association
Amount: $400,000
Duration: 5 years
Deadline: N/A (last year was 8/1/2017)

Career Development Award
American Heart Association
Amount: $231,000
Duration: 3 years 
Deadline: N/A (last year was 12/4/2017)

Collaborative Sciences Award
American Heart Association
Amount: $750,000
Duration: 3 years 
Deadline: N/A (last year LOI was 11/1/2017)

Innovative Project Award
American Heart Association
Amount: $200,000
Duration: 2 years 
Deadline: N/A (last time was 1/11/2018)

Transformational Project Award
American Heart Association
Amount: $300,000
Duration: 3 years 
Deadline: N/A (last time was 1/23/2018)

StrokeNet Grants (institutions can join network)
NIH
Amount: Varies
Duration: Varies
Deadline: Variable (Multiple ongoing calls)

Program Project Grant (P01; Clinical Trial Optional)
NIH NINDS
Amount: Typically <$500,000 
Duration: Varies 
Deadline: Standard NIH Deadlines (February, June, October)

Clinical Scientist Development Award
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Amount: $150,000 a year
Duration: 3 years
Deadline: 3/16/18

View Epilepsy & Neurosurgical Grant Opportunities

CURE Epilepsy Award
CURE
Amount: $250,000
Duration: over 2 years 
Deadline: TBD

Taking Flight Award
CURE
Amount: $100,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: January

Innovator Award
CURE
Amount: $20,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: January

Seed Grant Program 
AES
Amount: $20,000
Duration: N/A
Deadline: 9/22/18

PERF Grant for Infrastructure/Registry Research
Pediatric Epilepsy Research Foundation
Amount: $200,000/2 years
Duration: multiyear possible
Deadline: LOI 11/12/18

Codman Neurotrauma and Critical Care Fellowship
Codman
Amount: $40,000
Duration: 1 year 

Farber Award
Farber 
Duration: 1 year 

National Brain Tumor Foundation Translational Research Grant Award
Brain Tumor Foundation
Amount: $15,000

Brain Aneurysm Foundation Research Grant
Brain Aneurysm Foundation
Amount: $45,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: 5/18/18

Brain Aneurysm Research Grant
The Bee Foundation
Amount: $50,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline:5/11/18

Nontraditional, Nonsurgical Treatment Grants
North American Spine Society (NASS)
Amount: $20k-40k
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: February 12

View TBI & SCI Grant Opportunities

NINDS
NINDS
Amount: Varies
Duration: 3-5 years 
Deadline: May, July, September, November, December

NSF
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Amount: Varies
Duration: Varies 

The Minnesota SCI and TBI Research Grant
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Amount: $125,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: LOI due 4/2/18

Individual Research Grant
New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research
Amount: $200,000
Duration: 1-3 years 
Deadline: (last year was 12/17/17)

Exploratory Research Grant
New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research
Amount: $100,000
Duration: 2 years 
Deadline: (last year was 12/17/17)

Christopher and Dana Reeves Foundation
Christopher and Dana Reeves Foundation
Amount: TBA
Duration: TBA

Cohen Veterans Bioscience Research Awards
Cohen Veterans Bioscience
Amount: TBA
Duration: TBA 
Deadline: TBA


NINDS
      NINDS

Amount: Varies
Duration: 3-5 years 
Deadline: May, July, September, November, December

NSF
      National Science Foundation (NSF)

Amount: Varies
Duration: Varies 

The Minnesota SCI and TBI Research Grant
      Minnesota Office of Higher Education

Amount: $125,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: LOI due 4/2/18

Individual Research Grant
      New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research

Amount: $200,000
Duration: 1-3 years 
Deadline: (last year was 12/17/17)

Exploratory Research Grant
      New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research

Amount: $100,000
Duration: 2 years 
Deadline: (last year was 12/17/17)

Christopher and Dana Reeves Foundation
      Christopher and Dana Reeves Foundation

Amount: TBA
Duration: TBA

Cohen Veterans Bioscience Research Awards
      Cohen Veterans Bioscience

Amount: TBA

External Nursing Grant Opportunities: 

ANF Nursing Grant Award
American Nurses Foundation 
Amount: $5k-30k
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: 5/1/2018

Sigma Global Excellence Research Award
Sigma Theta Tau
Amount: Varies
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: May, July, September, November. December

American Association of Critical Care Nurses Grant
AACN
Amount: V$10k-50k
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: November 2018

NIH Nursing Research Grant
NIH Nursing Research
Amount: Varies

Agnes Marshall Walker Grant
Agnes Marshall Walker 
Amount: $5,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: February 2019

External Pharmacy Grant Opportunities:

Community Pharmacy Foundation Grant
Community Pharmacy Foundation
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: Yearround 

American Society of Health System Pharmacists Research Awards
ASHP Research and Education Foundation
Amount: $20,000
Duration: 1 year 

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Research Awards
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
Amount: $10,000
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: July 2018

Aetna Foundation Research Award
The Aetna Foundation
Amount: $25k-50k
Duration: 1 year 

Incentive Grants for Practitioner Innovation in Pharmaceutical Care
American Pharmacists Association
Duration: 1 year 
Deadline: 9/1/2018