School of Health and Human Sciences

If you are interested in helping us advance LGBTQ+ Research, please contact Dr. Paige Hall Smith

Funding opportunities

1. NIH Sexual and Gender Minority Research Office – Resources and Reports
a. NIH SGM Mid-Course Strategic Plan Review
b. SGMRO Annual Report
c. SGM Portfolio Analysis
d. Methods and Measurement in Sexual & Gender Minority Health Research: Identifying Research Opportunities

a. Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) – PA-18-729, Standard due dates apply
b. Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) – PA-18-728, Standard due dates apply
c. The Intersection of Sex and Gender Influences on Health and Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) – RFA-OD-19-029

3. Guilford Green Foundation – The Guilford Green Foundation unites and strengthens the greater Greensboro community by supporting the needs of our LGBTQ neighbors and promoting understanding by all residents. We do this by providing financial support for nonprofits and hosting programs and initiatives that advance this mission. We also serve as a resource for residents, through the LGBTQ Center, as well as our online guide that seeks to connect LGBTQ residents with services and community groups that will meet their needs.

4. Arcus Foundation – We give priority to LGBTQ communities that have been pushed to the margins based on racial, gender or economic status in specific countries in the Americas and Africa, where evidence suggests potential for concrete change over a 10 year period. – (North Carolina is one of their geographic priority locations.)

5. Evelyn & Walter Haas Jr. Fund – The Haas, Jr Fund and our partners are committed to securing equal civil right protections for LGBT people across the United States including protections against discrimination in the following areas: Employment, Public Accommodations, Housing.

6. Funders for LGBTQ Issues – Resources and Reports
a. Out in the South Initiative
b. Out in the South Infographic
c. Propelling Philanthropic Change for LGBTQ Communities – 2019-21 Strategic Plan
d. Foundation Funding for U.S. Trans Communities