Funded projects focus on neurological disorders and function (including sensory, motor, cognitive and behavioral) and the impairment they lead to throughout life.
R21 grants provide support to conduct pilot studies and to organize, plan for, prepare, and assemble an application for a more comprehensive R01 grants.
R01 awards involve substantial collaboration between developed and developing country investigators and incorporate both research and capacity building.
Applicants are expected to develop innovative, collaborative research programs that would contribute to the long-term goal of building sustainable research capacity in nervous system function and impairment throughout life.
Applicants may request a project period of up to two years and a budget for direct costs of up to $100,000 per year in modules of $25,000.
A registration process is necessary before submission and applicants are highly encouraged to start the process at least four (4) weeks prior to the grant submission date.
Letter of Intent deadline: April 16; April 16,
Receipt dates: Non-AIDS: May 15; May 14,
AIDS-related: August 22; August 21; August 23,