American Psychological Association: Provides a diverse range of scholarships, grants, and awards with the aim of advancing research in psychology. Research grants range from $5,000 to $35,000.
National Science Foundation - Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences: Supports research that builds fundamental knowledge of human behavior, interaction, and social and economic systems, organizations and institutions. Includes programs in anthropology, cognition, economics, languages/linguistics, law, and political science.
Russel Sage Foundation: Supports basic social science research within the areas of future of work, immigration, cultural contact, and social inequality. Awards range between $35,000 and $500,000.
The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues: Provides awards for faculty and students, including scientific research in social problem areas, best article/paper, best teaching/mentoring. Average awards are under $5,000.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): Seeks to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Has several active initiatives, including Prevention and Awarness of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness, Military Families (ensure needed behavioral health services are accessible and outcomes are successful), Jobs and Economy, and Behavioral Health Workforce.