University of Southern California


RFA-DK-20-030: Understanding the Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Gastroparesis in Adults and Children (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Slots:                                                     1

Internal Deadline:                             Contact the Office of Research if interested.

LOI:                                                        February 3, 2021

External Deadline:                            March 3, 2021

Award Type:                                       Grant

Estimated Number of Awards:     3-4

Anticipated Amount:                       $250,000 in direct costs per year for up to 5 years.

Award Link:

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

Materials to submit include:

(1) Single Page Proposal Summary (0.5” margins; single-spaced; font type: Arial, Helvetica, or Georgia typeface; font size: 11 pt). Page limit includes references and illustrations. Pages that exceed the 1-page limit will be excluded from review.

(2) CV – (5 pages maximum)

Who May Serve as PI:                   Standard NIH requirements.

Purpose:                                              The goal of this funding opportunity is to accelerate the discovery of additional diagnostic and therapeutic pathways for Gastroparesis by addition of basic and translational research studies to NIDDK’s Gastroparesis program. In particular, NIDDK invites applications that will apply recent advances and technologies in immunology, inflammation, microbiology, gastrointestinal physiology and neuroscience to study the complex problem of Gastroparesis.

Budgetary Requirements:              Cost sharing is not required.

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