Notice of NEI's participation in PAR-18-714, "Academic Research Enhancement Award for Undergraduate-Focused Institutions (R15 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)"

Notice Number: NOT-EY-19-006

Key Dates
Release Date: December 19, 2018

Related Announcements
PAR-18-714

Issued by
National Eye Institute (NEI)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the National Eye Institute (NEI) will participate, effective immediately, in PAR-18-714 Academic Research Enhancement Award for Undergraduate-Focused Institutions (R15-Clinical Trial Not Allowed).

The following sections of PAR-18-714 have been modified (shown in italics).:

Part 1. Overview Information

Components of Participating Organizations
National Eye Institute (NEI)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
National Cancer Institute (NCI
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
Eunice Kennedy ShriverNational Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number(s)
93.859,93.121, 93.859, 93.121, 93.172; 93.855; 93.879; 93.393; 93.394; 93.395; 93.396; 93.399;93.837; 93.838; 93.839; 93.940; 93.233; 93.867

Part 2. Full Text of Announcement

Section I. Funding Opportunity Description

National Eye Institute (NEI) https://nei.nih.gov/

The National Eye Institute (NEI) conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems of individuals who are visually impaired or blind.

Section VII. Agency Contacts

Scientific/Research Contact(s)

Cheri Wiggs, Ph.D.
National Eye Institute (NEI)
Telephone: 301-451-2020
Email: Cheri.Wiggs@nih.gov

Financial/Grants Management Contact(s)

Karen Robinson-Smith
National Eye Institute (NEI)
Telephone: 301-451-2020
Email: Karen.Robinson.Smith@nei.nih.gov

All other aspects of this FOA remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Cheri Wiggs, Ph.D.
National Eye Institute (NEI)
Telephone: 301-451-2020
Email: Cheri.Wiggs@nih.gov