Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) solicits research projects that seek to model the underlying mechanisms, processes, and trajectories of social relationships and how these factors affect outcomes in health, illness, recovery, and overall wellbeing. Both animal and human subjects research projects are welcome. Researchers proposing basic science experimental studies involving human participants should consider this FOA’s companion for basic experimental studies with humans (PAR-19-384).


  • Application Due Date(s): March 17, 2020; March 17, 2021
  • AIDS Application Due Date(s): March 17, 2020; March 17, 2021

PAR-19-373 March 18, 2021




Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 17, 2020