Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Grants for Early Medical/Surgical Specialists Transition to Aging Research (R03)

Funding Number: RFA-AG-12-002
Funding Type: RFA
Release Date: June 30, 2011
Expiration Date: October 4, 2011
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This program is intended for early career physicians trained in medical or surgical specialties to establish a research track record in aging-related aspects of their specialty. The award will provide an opportunity to gain skills and experience in aging research and help investigators establish an independent program of research in their clinical field relevant to geriatric or gerontologic science. More information about the GEMSSTAR program can be found on the NIA website at