Notice Number: NOT-DA-08-016
Release Date: April 30, 2008
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), (http://www.nida.nih.gov)
The purpose of this notice is to clarify eligibility requirements of the Early Career Award in Chemistry of Drug Abuse and Addiction (ECHEM) (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAS-07-327.html) award for potential applicants. Investigators who fulfill the NIH definition of New Investigator are encouraged to apply.
In general, a Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) is considered a New Investigator if he/she has not previously competed successfully as PD/PI for a significant NIH independent research award. Specifically, a PD/PI is identified as a New Investigator if he/she has not previously competed successfully for an NIH-supported research project other than the following small or early stage research awards:
Training-Related and Mentored Career Awards
Instrumentation, Construction, Education, or Meeting Awards
Rao Rapaka, Ph.D.
Chemistry and Physiological Systems Research Branch
Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse
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Bethesda, MD 20892
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Department of Health
and Human Services (HHS)
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