American Brain Coalition: News and Updates

Government News

NIH scientists reveal how the brain may fuel intense neural communication

NIH to support 85 new grants featuring high-risk, high-reward research

Tired or Wired? Caffeine and Your Brain

NIH-funded study links adolescent brain differences to increased waist circumference


Research Proposal & Award Nomination Proposals 

Brain Awareness Week ~ Dana Foundation

The new Brain Awareness Week Outreach Grants Program will provide funding to a select group of U.S. and Canadian partners to support their outreach activities on behalf of the campaign. Up to $1,500 USD will be awarded to each partner. The program will begin accepting applications in October via an application portal from the Partner Dashboard.

New resources and updates for NIH grant applicants and recipients have been posted to the NIH COVID-19 Grants and Funding website.  These include new and revised FAQs on training, fellowship, and career development; salary/stipend costs; financial and performance reporting; and more. The website has also been updated with new funding opportunities specific to COVID-19.