Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomic Research Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)

Funding Number: PA-11-251
Funding Type: PA
Release Date: July 18, 2011
Expiration Date: September 8, 2014
Web Site: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-11-251.html
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages Exploratory/Developmental Research Program Grant (R21) applications from institutions/organizations that propose to study the ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of human genome research. These applications should propose exploratory or novel studies that break new ground or extend previous discoveries toward new directions or applications. Of particular interest are studies that explore the implications of new or emerging genomic technologies or novel uses of genomic information.