NIH-funded research has led to breakthroughs and the development of new treatments, helping people live longer, healthier lives, and building the research foundation that drives discovery. Identified on this page is a carefully curated selection of available NIH-funding opportunities supporting maternal health research.

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Novel Approaches to Safe, Non-Invasive, Real Time Assessment of Human Placenta Development and Function Across Pregnancy (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-18-884 NICHD 11/4/2018 12/7/2021
Novel Approaches to Safe, Non-Invasive, Real Time Assessment of Human Placenta Development and Function Across Pregnancy (R21 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-18-885 NICHD 11/4/2018 12/7/2021
State, Local, Territorial, and Tribal (SLTT) Partnership Programs to Reduce Maternal Deaths due to Violence WH-AST-21-002 HHS-OPHS 7/7/2021 8/12/2021
State, Local, Territorial, and Tribal (SLTT) Partnership Programs to Reduce Maternal Deaths due to Violence WH-AST-21-003 HHS-OPHS 7/7/2021 8/12/2021
Understanding and Addressing the Impact of Structural Racism and Discrimination on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-MD-21-004 NIMHD 7/20/2021 8/24/2021
NIH Maternal Health Task Force - Small Business Initiatives for Maternal Health Webinar NOT-EB-21-001 NIBIB 2/22/2021 9/5/2021
Maternal Nutrition and Pre-pregnancy Obesity: Effects on Mothers, Infants and Children (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-776 NIH 5/9/2018 9/7/2021
Patient Safety in the Context of Perinatal, Neonatal, and Pediatric Care (R03 - Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-791 NIH 5/21/2018 9/8/2021
Role of Gut Microbiome in Regulating Reproduction and Its Impact on Fertility Status in Women Living with and Without HIV (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-838 NICHD 6/26/2018 9/8/2021
Role of Gut Microbiome in Regulating Reproduction and Its Impact on Fertility Status in Women Living with and Without HIV (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-839 NICHD 9/16/2018 9/8/2021
NIH Request for Information (RFI): Advancing NIH Research on the Health of Women: A 2021 Conference (ARHW2021) NOT-OD-21-160 ORWH 7/22/2021 9/15/2021
The Role of Work in Health Disparities in the U.S. (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) PAR-21-275 NIMHD 6/25/2021 10/5/2021
NIH Decoding Maternal Morbidity Data Challenge N/A NICHD 6/29/2021 10/15/2021
Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R34 Clinical Trial Required) RFA-MH-21-241 NIMH 10/9/2021 11/9/2021
Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R01 Clinical Trial Required) RFA-MH-21-240 NIMH 10/8/2021 11/9/2021
The Intersection of Sex and Gender Influences on Health and Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-OD-19-029 ORWH 9/27/2019 11/27/2021
Human Milk as a Biological System (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-HD-22-020 NICHD 10/29/2021 11/29/2021
Notice of Special Interest: Advancing the Understanding, Prevention, and Management of Infections Transmitted from Women to their Infants NOT-HD-19-021 NICHD 9/20/2019 1/8/2022
Practice-Based Suicide Prevention Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-286 NIMH 9/19/2020 1/27/2022
Dyadic Interpersonal Processes and Biopsychosocial Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) PAR-21-281 OPPNET 7/9/2021 2/5/2022
Dyadic Interpersonal Processes and Biopsychosocial Outcomes (R01 - Basic Experimental Studies with Humans) PAR-21-280 OPPNET 7/9/2021 3/5/2022
Notice of Special Interest: Research to Improve Pre-Pregnancy Care and Enhance Healthy Birth Intervals NOT-HD-19-019 NICHD 9/4/2019 9/8/2022
Notice of Special Interest: Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-MD-20-011 NIMHD 3/27/2020 9/8/2022
NIH Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-240 NINDS 12/25/2020 9/27/2022
NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities (G08 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-283 NLM 9/23/2020 10/22/2022
Translational Research in Maternal and Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-300 NICHD 11/10/2020 12/10/2022
Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-310 NIMHD 10/27/2020 3/28/2023
Special Emphasis Notice (SEN): AHRQ Announces Interest in Health Services Research to Advance Health Equity NOT-HS-21-014 AHRQ 4/29/2021 4/27/2023
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral
Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31-Diversity)
PAR-20-251 NIH 7/8/2020 5/8/2023
Fertility Status as a Marker for Overall Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-281 NICHD 9/19/2020 6/20/2023
Fertility Status as a Marker for Overall Health (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-282 NICHD 9/19/2020 6/20/2023
Research to Improve Native American Health (R21 Clinical Trials Optional) PAR-20-214 NIDA 4/17/2021 9/8/2023
Intervention Research to Improve Native American Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-238 NIDA 4/17/2021 9/8/2023
Development of the Fetal Immune System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-298 NICHD 3/27/2020 12/7/2023
Reproductive Health, Pregnancy, and Parenting among Women with Disabilities NOT-HD-21-025 NICHD 4/27/2021 5/31/2024
Notice of Special Interest: Public Policy Effects on Alcohol-, Cannabis-, Tobacco-, and Other Drug-Related Behaviors and Outcomes NOT-AA-21-028 NIAAA 7/5/2021 9/8/2024