Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

T1 Translational Research on Aging: Small Business Innovation Awards (R43/R44)

Funding Number: RFA-AG-12-009
Funding Type: RFA
Release Date: August 4, 2011
Expiration Date: November 5, 2011
Web Site: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-12-009.html

The involvement of small businesses in translational aging research could hasten the pace at which scientific advances are transformed into commercial products to improve or maintain the health and functional independence of older adults.Therefore, this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is intended to support innovative research conducted by small businesses to advance the availability of novel devices, products, health care practices and programs with the potential for commercial success and the likelihood to benefit the lives of older adults.