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SUPPLEMENTS TO PROMOTE REENTRY INTO BIOMEDICAL AND BEHAVIORAL RESEARCH CAREERS

Published on AidPage by IDILOGIC on Jun 24, 2005
Administered by:

Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Health
(see all US Federal Agencies)

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  • Original Grant - Jul 16, 2004
Applications Due:


Multiple Receipt Dates - See Link to Full Announcement for details.

total funding: Not Available
max award: none
min award: none
cost sharing, matching: No
number of awards: Not Available
type of funding: Cooperative Agreement
Description:

The participating Institutes and Centers of the National Institutes of
Health (NIH) along with the Office of Research on Womens Health
announces a continuing program for administrative supplements to
research grants to support individuals with high potential to reenter
an active research career after taking time off to care for children or
attend to other family responsibilities. The aim of these supplements
is to encourage such individuals to reenter research careers within the
missions of all the program areas of NIH. This program will provide
administrative supplements to existing NIH research grants for the
purpose of supporting full-time or part-time research by these
individuals in a program geared to bring their existing research skills
and knowledge up to date. It is anticipated that at the completion of
the supplement, the reentry scientist will be in a position to apply
for a career development (K) award, a research award, or some other
form of independent research support.

The NIH recognizes the need to increase the number of underrepresented
racial and ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, and
people from disadvantaged backgrounds in biomedical, behavioral,
clinical and social science research careers. Among the reasons for the
low representation of women may be the fact that women bear a majority
of the responsibilities surrounding child and family care. To address
this issue, this program is designed to offer opportunities to women
and men who have interrupted their research careers to care for
children or parents or to attend to other family responsibilities. A
second objective of the program is to mentor and guide those who
receive support to reestablish careers in biomedical, behavioral,
clinical or social science research. Participating NIH institutes and
centers are listed at the end of the announcement.

Who can apply:

Anyone/General Public
City Or Township Governments
County Governments
Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Governments
Independent School Districts
Individual/Family
Minority Group
Native American Organization
Non-Government - General
Nonprofits Having A 501(C)(3) Status With The IRS, Other Than Institutions Of Higher Education
Nonprofits That Do Not Have A 501(C)(3) Status With The IRS, Other Than Institutions Of Higher Education
Other Private Institution/Organization
Private Institutions Of Higher Education
Private Nonprofit Institution/Organization (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)
Profit Organization
Public And State Controlled Institutions Of Higher Education
Public Housing Authorities/Indian Housing Authorities
Small Business (Less Than 500 Employees
Special District Governments
State (Includes District Of Columbia; Includes Institutions Of Higher Education And Hospitals)
U.S. Territories And Possessions (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)

Eligible functional categories:
Funding Sources:

Academic Research Enhancement Award
Aging Research
Alcohol Research Programs
Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Research
Bioengineering Research
Biological Response to Environmental Health Hazards
Blood Diseases and Resources Research
Cancer Biology Research
Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research
Comparative Medicine
Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research
Drug Abuse Research Programs
Extramural Research Programs in the Neurosciences and Neurological Disorders
Genetics and Developmental Biology Research and Research Training
Human Genome Research
Medical Library Assistance
Mental Health Research Grants
Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Research
Nursing Research
Oral Diseases and Disorders Research
Research and Training in Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Research Related to Deafness and Communication Disorders
Senior International Fellowships
Vision Research

More Information:

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-04-126.html

If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: NIH OER Webmaster

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