Active Minority Grants from Federal Agencies

Many federal agencies provide grants and programs directed at minority and women owned businesses.


Minority HIV Research Initiative (MARI) to Support Epidemiologic and Implementation Science Research in Racial/Ethnic Minority Communities Disproportionately Affected by HIV and Build Research Capacity Among Historically Underrepresented Researchers
The purpose of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to support promising epidemiologic and implementation science research in racial/ethnic minority communities disproportionately affected by ...more
Posted On - 2020-08-12

Grants For Minority Businesses

Many of the SBA programs offering Small Business Grants, Loan Programs and Counseling Programs are offered through state agencies.

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NIMHD Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (R21 - Clinical Trial Optional)
NIMHD invites applications to support short-term exploratory or developmental research projects that have the potential to break new ground in the fields of minority health and/or health disparities o...more
Posted On - 2020-03-26


National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health) Wave 6 (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for the next 5-year cycle of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health) to include a sixth wave of data...more
Posted On - 2020-02-26


Limited Competition: Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
NIMHD invites applications from eligible institutions to establish a national coordinating center (CC) for NIMHD-funded Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMIs). The primary goals of RCMI Spe...more
Posted On - 2020-02-25


Surgical Disparities Research (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional)
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support investigative and collaborative research focused on understanding and addressing disparities in surgical care and outcomes, in ...more
Posted On - 2019-12-30


Methods and Measurement in Research with Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R21- Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
The purpose of this initiative is to support projects to advance the measurement of constructs relevant to health research with sexual and gender minority (SGM) populations....more
Posted On - 2019-12-23


FY 2020 SBIR/STTR Phase I Release 2
The objectives of the SBIR/STTR programs include increasing private sector commercialization of technology developed through DOE-supported research and development (R&D), stimulating technological...more
Posted On - 2019-12-16


Social Epigenomics Research Focused on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support and accelerate human epigenomic investigations focused on identifying and characterizing the mechanisms by which social experie...more
Posted On - 2019-09-10


FY2020 SBIR/STTR Phase I Release 1
The objectives of the SBIR/STTR programs include increasing private sector commercialization of technology developed through DOE-supported research and development (R&D), stimulating technological...more
Posted On - 2019-08-12




Federal Agencies with Active Grants for Small Business







Featured Government Grant Resources


Coastal Impact Assistance Program

The Fish and Wildlife Service has recently established the Coastal Impact Assistance Program wherein the agency will provide a ceiling budget amounting to $250 million to be utilized in conservation, protection, and preservation projects of coastal areas, including wetlands.







2013 Mid-Atlantic Research Set-Aside Program

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council has recently established the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Research Set-Aside Program wherein it intends to solicit proposals that can successfully and efficiently address the Mid-Atlantic Research Set-Aside priorities relating to summer flounder, scup, black sea bass, longfin squid, Illex squid, Atlantic mackerel, butterfish, and bluefish.



The New York Green Bank gets an initial $210 million of funding boost from the state for its early 2014 launching. It’s the first bank that is committed to reinforcing the lineup of clean technologies.