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RFA-DK-16-020: Diabetes Research Centers (P30)

***This is a reissue of RFA-DK-15-026***

Slots:                                                   1                
LOI:                                                   January 28, 2017
Internal Deadline:                         September 19, 2016
External Deadline:                       February 28, 2017, 5pm PDT
Award Information:                       
Type:  Grant
Estimated Number of Awards: 3
Anticipated Amount: NIDDK intends to commit approximately $13,500,000 in FY2018 to fund up to 9 awards. Application budgets are limited to $1,000,000 per year in direct costs unless the applicant organization proposes to provide regional or national services as described in the Funding Opportunity Description section of the FOA.

Cost Sharing:                                This FOA does not require cost sharing as defined in the NIH Grants Policy Statement.

Submission Process:                  PIs must submit their application as a Limited Submission through the Office of Research Application Portal: https://app.wizehive.com/webform/USCgrants

Materials to submit:

Link to Award:                           http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DK-16-020.html

Who May Serve as PI:              Standard NIH eligibility requirements.

Purpose:

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages  applications for Diabetes Research Center grants to support research in diabetes mellitus and its complications, and in related areas of endocrinology and metabolism.

The prevalence of diabetes mellitus in the United States is reaching epidemic proportions and accounts for a huge national burden of morbidity, mortality, and health care expenditures.  The mission of the Diabetes Research Centers is to serve as a key component of the NIDDK-supported research effort to develop new therapies and improve the health of Americans with, or at risk for, diabetes and related endocrine and metabolic disorders.  The Centers promote new discoveries and enhance scientific progress through support of cutting-edge basic and clinical research related to the etiology and complications of diabetes, with the goal of rapidly translating research findings into novel strategies for the prevention, treatment and cure of diabetes and related conditions.

To accomplish this mission, the Diabetes Research Centers

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