Notice of Change to the Award Budget and Submission Requirements for PAR-12-198 "Improving Diet and Physical Activity Assessment (R01)"

Notice Number: NOT-DK-14-023

Key Dates
Release Date: July 16, 2014

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


This purpose of this Notice is to amend the budgetary limits and to include Funding Restrictions language for PAR-12-198:

Part. 2. Section II, Award Information, Award Budget

Current language: Expected direct cost amounts for individual awards range from $200,000 to $650,000.

Revised Language: Application budgets are not limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.

Part. 2. Section IV.6 Other Submission Requirements and Information

The following language is added:

Requests of $500,000 or more for direct costs in any year

Applicants requesting $500,000 or more in direct costs in any year (excluding consortium F&A) must contact NIH program staff at least 6 weeks before submitting the application and follow the Policy on the Acceptance for Review of Unsolicited Applications that Request $500,000 or More in Direct Costs as described in the SF424 (R&R) Application Guide.

All other aspects of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) remain unchanged.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Mary Evans, Ph.D.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-4578