University of Southern California


RFA-AG-18-007: Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (P30)

Slots:                                                     1                             

Internal Deadline:                           Contact the Office of Research if interested.

LOI:                                                        September 19, 2017                       

External Deadline:                          October 19, 2017, 5pm PDT

Award Information:                        Type:  Grant

Estimated Number of Awards: 4

Anticipated Amount: $825,000 in annual direct costs for up to 5 years.

Submission Process:                     PIs must submit their application as a Limited Submission through the Office of Research Application Portal:

Materials to submit:

 Link to Award:                        

Who May Serve as PI:                    Standard NIH eligibility requirements.


The OAIC awards are designed to develop or strengthen awardee institutions’ programs that focus and sustain progress in a key area of aging research. Applicants should identify an area of focus in which progress could contribute to greater independence for substantial populations of older persons and offer opportunities for education in aging research. This area of focus should be a common theme around which all proposed OAIC activities are organized. NIA’s expectation is that an OAIC, in a given area of focus, will:

An OAIC may select an area of research focus from a broad range of topics, including but not limited to:

Visit our Institutionally Limited Submission webpage for updates and other announcements.