Cystic Fibrosis Funding Opportunities

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation offers several funding opportunities for cystic fibrosis research and for professional development and training. Below is a list of current and upcoming funding opportunities.

For more detailed information, please visit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation website.

Health Equity Team Science Award 

    • Purpose: To provide support for multi-investigator research projects that have the potential to make an important contribution to health equity in the CF population.
    • Funding: Up to $200,000 per year for up to four years.
    • Deadlines: April 2023 and March 2024

Idea Development Award

    • Purpose: To support work that leads to sufficient project development to enable an application for future research funding from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or the National Institutes of Health.
    • Funding: Up to $50,000 for one year
    • Deadlines: August

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Award

    • Purpose: To support (non-Path to a Cure related) postdoctoral research training related to cystic fibrosis.
    • Funding: Up to $75,000 first year and $76,000 second year
    • Deadlines: May & December


If you have a question about whether or not a proposed project is a good fit, you may contact Meredith Fogleman or Zoe Metcalf.