Grants and Funding
The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) funds and conducts research to help answer important scientific and public health questions about complementary health approaches. NCCIH works to determine what is promising, what helps and why, what doesn’t work, and what is safe.
NCCIH Funding Opportunities
- Understanding and Addressing the Impact of Structural Racism and Discrimination on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-MD-21-004
- Bridge to Artificial Intelligence (Bridge2AI) Funding Opportunities
- Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for HEAL Initiative: Developing Quantitative Imaging and Other Relevant Biomarkers of Myofascial Tissues for Clinical Pain Management NOT-AT-21-012
These clinical trial FOAs will help to address gaps in current research and build a strong evidence base.
How we prioritize areas of research and consider budget when awarding funds.
Explains award mechanisms used to get research funding.
Contains templates, sample forms, and information materials to assist clinical investigators.
Links to policies, writing tips, deadlines, forms, and more.
- Who can apply for funding
- Grant-writing advice and sample applications
- Preapplication Technical Assistance Webinars
- Rigor and Reproducibility (NIH)
- Contact NCCIH staff to discuss proposed research
Understand FDA Requirements for a clinical trial that will use a natural product.
We support training opportunities to develop a diverse biomedical workforce and fund research to reduce health disparities and inequities.
Important information and procedures for investigators who already have grants.
Lists of research and training grants funded for both new and ongoing research, with links to abstracts.