Notice of Clarification on Eligible Organizations for RFA-CA-17-057 "Limited Competition: NCI National Clinical Trials Network - Network Group Statistics and Data Management Centers (U10)"

Notice Number: NOT-CA-18-018

Key Dates
Release Date:   November 16, 2017

Related Announcements
RFA-CA-17-057

Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to clarify that the eligible institutions are those institutions supported under RFA-CA-12-011 that are associated with the named Principal Investigator(s)/Program Director(s) on the current Network Statistics and Data Management Center awards. However, to maintain eligibility, these institutions must not by applying for the Network Group Operations award under RFA-CA-17-056.

The following specific changes are implemented:

Part 2. Section III. Eligibility Information

1. Eligible Applicants

Eligible Organizations

The current language in this section reads as follows:

Only the current Network Statistics and Data Management Center awardees, supported under RFA-CA-12-011 , are eligible to apply.

The language has been revised as follows:

Only the current awardees or subrecipients, (including second-tier subrecipients), with a substantial role in the existing Network Statistics and Data Management infrastructure supported under RFA-CA-12-011 are eligible to applySubstantial role may be defined as employing one or more of the existing multiple PD/PIs, receiving a substantial (25% or more) amount of the current award or employing a significant number of the staff required to support the existing infrastructure. 

An organization applying for the Network Group Operations Center award under RFA-CA-17-056  cannot apply for a Network Group Statistics and Data Management award under this FOA.

All other aspects of this Funding Opportunity Announcement remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Meg Mooney, M.D.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Telephone: 240-276-6086
Email: NCINCTNRFA@mail.nih.gov