- NIA announces the availability of dissertation awards (R36) in all areas of research within the Institute's mandate to increase the diversity of the research workforce on aging. These awards are available to qualified predoctoral students in accredited research doctoral programs in the United States (including Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories or possessions).
- NIA expects to award $250,000 to $300,000 annually beginning in FY 2006 to support 6 to 8 dissertation awards.
- You may submit an application if your organization has the following characteristics:
- Public or private institutions, such as universities, colleges, hospitals, and laboratories, that offer accredited research doctoral programs
- Domestic Institutions only
- In addition the institution from where you are applying must be the institution at which you are pursuing your doctoral studies and the doctoral program in which you are participating must be accredited by the appropriate professional organization.
- Eligible principal investigators include predoctoral students at the dissertation stage of training who will contribute to diversity as defined in this announcement and whose dissertation topic focuses on research on aging.
- An individual may submit only one application and up to two amendments of it in response to this announcement.
- The application form is available at: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/phs398/phs398.html.
- Telecommunications for the hearing impaired is available at: TTY 301-451-0088
Who can apply:
Other Private Institution/Organization
Private Institutions Of Higher Education
Public And State Controlled Institutions Of Higher Education
Eligible functional categories:
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