Limited Submissions

Limited Submissions

NOTE: While the Research Office makes every effort to list all limited submission programs on the website, programs may exist that are limited but not in our list. To search for all limited submissions, search in COS/Pivot Funding Opportunities and select "Internal Coordination Required."



NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)
Description: The purpose of the NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) is to encourage and retain outstanding graduate students recognized by their institutions for their high potential and strong interest in pursuing careers as independent cancer researchers. The award will facilitate the transition of talented graduate students into successful cancer research postdoctoral appointments, and provide opportunities for career development activities relevant to their long-term career goals of becoming independent cancer researchers. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) does not allow applicants to propose to lead an independent clinical trial, but does allow applicants to propose research experience in a clinical trial led by a sponsor or co-sponsor.

Restrictions: F99 Eligibility: Domestic institution/organization types listed above that grant PhD or equivalent research degrees (e.g., DrPH, ScD) are eligible to submit an application. One F99 application per institution is allowed, as defined in Section III. 3. Additional Information on Eligibility. K00 Eligibility: Domestic institution/organization types listed above, including NIH Intramural Programs and other Federal laboratories, are eligible to submit K00 transition phase applications on behalf of F99 awardees. There is no limit on the number of K00 awardees that an organization may sponsor.

Internal Deadline: 1/22/2019
Agency Deadline: 2/22/2019

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ORAU Events Sponsorship Program
Description: Cycle 2 applications are due March 1, 2019 for events occurring between April 1 and September 30.

Restrictions: Each member university is limited to one award per fiscal year. Awards in the 2019 Cycle 1 competition are included in the limit.

Internal Deadline: 2/1/2019
Agency Deadline: 3/1/2019

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NIH Biomedical Research Facilities (C06 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-19-128
Description: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites qualified academic institutions to apply for support to modernize existing or construct new biomedical research facilities. Applications will be accepted from public and nonprofit private institutions of higher education. Applications from both research-intensive institutions and Institutions of Emerging Excellence in biomedical research from all geographic regions in the nation are strongly encouraged. NIH recognizes the importance of all institutions of higher learning in contributing to the nation’s research capacity. The goal of this FOA is to upgrade or create novel biomedical research infrastructure to strengthen biomedical research programs. The proposed project must serve the applicant-defined institution-wide biomedical research needs. Each project is expected to provide long-term improvements to the institutional research infrastructure. Targeted are the modernization of core facilities and the development of other infrastructure serving an institution-wide research community on a shared basis.

Restrictions: Only one application per institution is allowed, as defined in Section III. 3. Additional Information on Eligibility.

Internal Deadline: 2/4/2019
Agency Deadline: 3/4/2019

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ORAU Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
Description: ORAU is again privileged to provide funding to support graduate students to attend the annual meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany. We have sponsored students for this historic event for a number of years, and we are currently soliciting graduate student nominations in the fields of physiology and medicine to attend the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting to be held June 24 – June 29, 2018. • ORAU member institutions may nominate two students per university. • Deadline for nominations is September 29, 2017 at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Time Selected students will have the opportunity to attend formal lectures and informal meetings with Nobel Laureate scientists and peers from around the world. Information on past meetings is available at http://www.orau.org/lindau. In 2018, the meeting will feature recipients of the Nobel Prize in the field of physiology and medicine. Assuming funding becomes available as anticipated, nominations will be accepted for eligible candidates who: • Are U.S. citizens and are currently enrolled at a member university as full-time graduate students; • Have completed by June 2018 at least two academic years of graduate studies toward a doctoral degree in the disciplines of physiology, medicine, or a related discipline; and • Are planning a dissertation/thesis defense no earlier than January 1, 2019. We are seeking nominations for a diverse group of students including, women, minorities and people with disabilities. Students must show a genuine interest in science and research; display a strong commitment to the field of physiology/medicine; and be a well-rounded individual who can converse with scientists and peers in a meaningful way. The competitive selection process for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting occurs in three phases, starting with university nominations. Universities must submit all student nominations by email to lindau@orau.org before Friday, September 29, 2017 at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Time.

Restrictions: 2

Internal Deadline: 8/29/2019
Agency Deadline: 9/29/2019

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