Research and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Short Courses on Mathematical, Statistical, and Computational Tools for Studying Biological Systems (R25)

Funding Number: PA-09-002
Funding Type: PA
Release Date: October 6, 2008
Expiration Date: January 8, 2012
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-Purpose. This FOA issued by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, the National Institute on Aging and the National Institute of Mental Health encourages applications for Research Education Grants (R25) from institutions and organizations to conduct workshops and short courses to improve integration of mathematical, statistical, and computational approaches into biological and/or behavioral research. Support will be limited to activities that reach a wide audience of researchers.The program announcement is NOT intended for university course or curriculum development. -Mechanism of Support. This FOA will use the NIH Research Education (R25) grant mechanism.Research education programs may not be transferred from one institution to another, unless strongly justified (see Section VI.2). -Funds Available and Anticipated Number of Awards. Awards issued under this FOA are contingent upon the availability of funds and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications.