R01 Research Project Grant

          NIH Research Project Grant Program (R01)

R03 Small Research Grant
  • Supports small investigator-initiated research projects that can be carried out in a short period of time with limited resources on a topic within the Areas of Research Supported by NICHD.
  • Examples include pilot or feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology and/or development of new research technology.

          NIH Small Grant Program (R03)

R13 Conference Grant
  • Provides limited support for scientific meetings, workshops, symposia, and conferences within the Areas of Research Supported by NICHD.
  • Applicants must obtain NICHD's approval prior to submission (see announcement).
  • In the cover letter, applicants should request secondary assignments from other NIH Institutes and Centers with programmatic interest in the conference.
  • In general, the NICHD awards up to $6,000 for grants with primary assignment to NICHD and up to $3,000 for grants with secondary assignment to NICHD.
  • NICHD Contacts:

          Eugene Hayunga with questions about NICHD support for conference grants
          Bryan Clark for questions about financial or grants management
          NIH Support for Scientific Conferences

R21 Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award
  • Provides limited support for exploratory/developmental research projects that introduce novel scientific ideas, model systems, tools, agents, targets, and/or technologies.
  • High-risk/high-payoff research is encouraged.
  • Preliminary data is helpful but not required.
  • NICHD Contacts:

          Eugene Hayunga with questions about NICHD support for conference grants
          Bryan Clark for questions about financial or grants management

          NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)

R30 Education Project
  • Provides support for short-term research education programs to improve the knowledge and skills of a broad-based community of biomedical and behavioral researchers conducting research on reproductive, developmental, behavioral, social, and rehabilitative processes that determine the health and well-being of newborns, infants, children, adults, families, and populations.
  • NICHD Contacts:
    • Dennis Twombly for general questions on R30 short course programs
    • Regina Bures for educational programs in Demography and Population Sciences
    • Ted Williams for financial or grants management questions

Current FOAs:
          http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-12-207.html
          http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-11-292.html