Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Get a look at NIA’s first cleared research concepts of 2024

Amy Kelley
Deputy Director, NIA,
Office of the Director (OD)

NIA’s first 2024 National Advisory Council on Aging (NACA) meeting of our 50th anniversary year took place last week with one outcome being our latest cleared research concepts. As experienced investigators know, cleared concepts offer a glimpse at future research directions with the potential to evolve into later initiatives in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts or

The January concepts

Please be sure to click through the latest concepts below for full details. If one or more are of particular interest to you, start thinking now about your to-do list for a potential application. Additionally, sharing our concepts with your peers will help spread the word and potentially spark relevant collaborations.

Approved contract concepts in this round:

Reach out to us

As you browse the latest concepts list, please connect with the noted program contacts with your questions. We are excited for the continued growth of aging science in 2024 and beyond and wish you the best as you focus on these future possibilities!

Add new comment

Your e-mail address will not be posted.

Plain text

  • Allowed HTML tags: <p> <br>
  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and email addresses turn into links automatically.

An official website of the National Institutes of Health