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NIA implementation of NIH Policy on Acceptance for Review of Applications Requesting $500,000 or More in Direct Costs in a Single Year

Funding Number: NOT-AG-11-001
Funding Type: NOT
Release Date: October 18, 2010
Expiration Date: January 1, 2020
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NIA implementation NIH Policy Acceptance Review Applications Requesting 500,000 More Direct Costs a Single Year Notice Number: NOT-AG-11-001 Key Dates Release Date: October 18, 2010 Issued National Institute Aging NIA) Purpose NIH policy requires applicants seek research support at least 500,000 direct costs) a single year seek permission submit application an Institute Center least six weeks before intended submission date. part new cost control measures NIA revising this policy being implemented NIA the following ways: NIA established budget accepting large applications. program division been assigned budget accepting large applications review. NIA Program Divisions accept applications request 500,000 direct costs) more a single year only accepting such applications allows Program Division stay within budget that fiscal year. policy applies new, resubmission, renewal, revision applications. NIA limits share the competing budget assigned large awards. NIA also restricting share the overall competing research grant budget may awarded large grants. FY 2011, NIA limit share competing RPG funds going large grants no than share competing RPG budget awarded large grants FY 2010 50% competing dollars). future years NIA announce share the competing budget going large awards its website. Given limits program divisions’ ability accept large applications, NIA strongly encourages applicants submit such requests early possible the planning phase the application well before six week deadline. Applicants submit request directly program staff. the appropriate program officials not known applicants submit inquiries the individual listed below. NIA continue update website additional information the budget FY 2011 beyond becomes available. Inquiries Interested parties contact: Program Contact: Dr. Robin A. Barr National Institute Aging Division Extramural Activities 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Room 2C218 Bethesda, MD 20892-9205 Express courier use: Bethesda MD 20814 Tel.: 301-496-9322 Fax: 301-402-2945 E-mail: