Notice of Change to the Award Budget Limit for PAR-16-148 "Limited Competition: Small Grant Program for NIDDK K01/K08/K23 Recipients (R03)"

Notice Number: NOT-DK-17-012

Key Dates
Release Date:   May 12, 2017

Related Announcements
PAR-16-148  

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

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to inform the scientific community of the increase in the application budget limit for PAR-16-148, Limited Competition: Small Grant Program for NIDDK K01/K08/K23 Recipients (R03), from $50,000 to $75,000 direct costs per year (excluding consortium Facilities &Administrative costs) per year for new awards made for applications submitted on or after the June 16, 2017 submission date. It is anticipated that the additional proposed funds will enhance what can be accomplished in the R03 Research Plan.

Section II., Award Information, Award Budget of the FOA has been amended to read as follows:

Currently:
Award Budget
Application budgets are limited to $50,000 direct costs per year, but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.  

Now reads:
Award Budget
Application budgets are limited to $75,000 direct costs per year, but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.  

All other aspects of this FOA remain the same.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Lisa M. Spain, Ph.D.
Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone:  301-451-9871
Email:  SpainL@niddk.nih.gov

David E. Saslowsky, Ph.D.
Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone: 301-594-8876
Email: David.Saslowsky@nih.gov

Terry Rogers Bishop, Ph.D. (for Hematology)
Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone:  301-594-7726
Email: bishopt@mail.nih.gov

Tracy L. Rankin, Ph.D. (for Kidney and Urology)
Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Telephone:  301-594-4748
Email:  rankint@mail.nih.gov