Notice of Clarification of Direct Cost Limitations for RFA-DK-10-013: Optimizing Recovery and Preservation of Endogenous Insulin Secretion in Individuals with Prediabetes or Recent Onset of Type 2 Diabetes (U01)

Notice Number: NOT-DK-11-007

Key Dates

Release Date: March 4, 2011

Issued by

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)


In response to questions from potential applicants, the NIDDK wishes to clarify instructions regarding the initial and subsequent year budgets of applications submitted in response to RFA-DK-10-013.

Section II. Award Information is being amended as follows:

Award Budget

Applications for year 1 budgets should be less than $500,000 direct costs. Total direct costs requested for years 1 to 5 cannot exceed $2,500,000, but budgets in years 2 to 5 may be varied to cover the intensity of work anticipated during each of the years. All budgets should reflect the actual needs of the proposed project year.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Peter J. Savage, MD
Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
6707 Democracy Boulevard, Room 788A
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
Telephone: 301-594-8858
Fax: 301-480-0475