Notice of NIA Participation in PAS-16-033 "Stimulating Hematology Investigation: New Endeavors (SHINE) (R01)" Aging and Hematopoiesis

Notice Number: NOT-AG-17-012

Key Dates
Release Date:  July 21, 2017

Related Announcements
PAS-16-033

Issued by
National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the National Institute on Aging (NIA) is participating, effective immediately, in PAS-16-033 "Stimulating Hematology Investigation: New Endeavors (SHINE) (R01)". NIA is interested in funding research studies on the "Effects of Aging on Hematopoiesis" pertaining to the systemic, microenvironmental, and cellular factors that contribute to dysregulation, expansion or contraction of the lymphoid and myeloid hematopoietic cell lineages with age.

The following sections of PAS-16-033 have been updated to reflect the participation of NIA in this Funding Opportunity Announcement.

Part 1. Overview Information

Components of Participating Organizations
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number(s)
93.847, 93.839, 93.866

Part 2. Section II. Award Information

Current Language:

Funds Available and Anticipated Number of Awards
NIDDK intends to fund two to four awards, totaling approximately $425,000, for Fiscal Year 2016 in addition to those funded within NIDDK regular funding policies. The number of awards and anticipated funds available will be similar in Fiscal Years 2017 and in 2018.

NHLBI intends to commit $2,000,000 in FY 2018 to fund two to five awards. Future year amounts will depend on annual appropriations.

Revised Language:

Funds Available and Anticipated Number of Awards
NIDDK intends to fund two to four awards, totaling approximately $425,000, for Fiscal Year 2016 in addition to those funded within NIDDK regular funding policies. The number of awards and anticipated funds available will be similar in Fiscal Years 2017 and in 2018.

NHLBI intends to commit $2,000,000 in FY 2018 to fund two to five awards. Future year amounts will depend on annual appropriations.

NIA intends to commit $1,000,000 in FY 2018 to fund two to four awards. Future year amounts will depend on annual appropriations.

Part 2. Section VII. Agency Contacts

The following contacts have been added to this section.

Scientific/Research Contact(s)
Rebecca Fuldner, Ph.D.
National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Telephone: 301-402-7748
Email: fuldnerr@nia.nih.gov

John P. Williams, Ph.D.
National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Telephone: 301-496-6403
Email: williamsj6@mail.nih.gov

Financial/Grants Management Contact(s)
Mitchell Whitfield
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
Telephone: 301-827-6373
Email: mitchell.whitfield@nih.gov

All other aspects of this FOA remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Rebecca Fuldner, Ph.D.
National Institute on Aging

Telephone: 301-402-7748
Email: fuldnerr@nia.nih.gov

John P. Williams, Ph.D.
National Institute on Aging
Telephone: 301-496-6403
Email: williamsj6@mail.nih.gov