Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp)

Funding Number: PA-12-149
Funding Type:
Release Date: April 6, 2012
Expiration Date: September 30, 2015
Web Site: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-12-149.html
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hereby notify Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) holding specific types of NIH research grants, listed in the full Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) that funds are available for administrative supplements to improve the diversity of the research workforce by supporting and recruiting students, postdoctorates, and eligible investigators from groups that have been shown to be underrepresented in health-related research. This supplement opportunity is also available to PD(s)/PI(s) of research grants who become disabled and need additional support to accommodate their disability in order to continue to work on the research project. Administrative supplements must support work within the scope of the original project.