Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Social and Behavioral Research on the Elderly in Disasters (R03)

Funding Number: PA-11-264
Funding Type: PA
Release Date: July 20, 2011
Expiration Date: September 8, 2014
Web Site: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-11-264.html
This FOA issued by the National Institute on Aging encourages Small Research Grant (R03) applications from institutions or organizations that propose to conduct research in the behavioral and social sciences on the consequences of natural and man-made disasters for the health and well-being of the elderly, with an ultimate goal of preventing or mitigating harmful consequences. Disasters include weather-related events, earthquakes, large-scale attacks on civilian populations, technological catastrophes or perceived catastrophes, and pandemics.