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The first cleared concepts for FY 2018

The National Advisory Council on Aging met here on the NIH campus on September 26–27. Among several actions by the Council was the approval of eight new concepts for Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs). The lively discussion around these concepts is always one of the highlights of this two-day meeting, with conversations and conjecture often continuing into the corridors.

Join Us for the NIA Council Meeting Tomorrow

If it’s September, it must be Council! It’s that time again! The public session of NIA’s National Advisory Council on Aging is taking place tomorrow starting at 8:00 a.m., Eastern time. The meeting agenda and materials are available online. You can watch the archived videocast here: in a few days. Read the full blog post.

NIA budget, featured research highlights January NACA meeting

Next week, NIA’s National Advisory Council on Aging (NACA) will hold its first meeting of 2016. The January 20 public session promises to be particularly interesting. NIA Director Dr. Richard Hodes will provide some general background information on the FY 2016 budget for NIH and NIA. The session will also include NIH updates on research policy, as well as new scientific findings.

Be there or be square! The NACA meeting is the place to be.

Everyone who is anyone is going to be at the National Advisory Council on Aging (NACA), including many of NIA’s senior and program staff. If you want the most up-to-date information on NIA’s budget and funding, scientific program activities, and research highlights, tune in and join us for the National Advisory Council on Aging meeting tomorrow morning.

Prepare for what’s next in aging research: NIA’s latest cleared concepts

Read the latest set of NIA's cleared research concepts from the May 2022 National Advisory Council on Aging. Cleared concepts have the potential to become future funding opportunities and can help scientists plan ahead for a successful application.

Unveiling NIA’s first 2022 cleared concepts for potential future funding opportunities

Read up on the latest set of cleared research concepts that have the potential to become future funding opportunities.

Check out NIA’s new cleared concepts for aging research

Review these and plan accordingly in the likely case they’ll evolve into future funding opportunity announcements!

Get the latest round of research concepts on your radar!

NACA has approved a fresh selection of research concepts, which could lead to possible future funding opportunity announcements.

Cleared concepts: The 411 on future funding possibilities

The latest batch of cleared concepts from NIA's January National Advisory Council Meeting.

Announcing NIA’s new crop of research concepts!

Savvy researchers know to check NIA cleared concepts for ideas on what could turn into future funding opportunities. Learn about the latest concept crop!