Notice of Correction to Eligibility Information and Application Submission Instructions in PAR-13-196 "Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25)"

Notice Number: NOT-GM-13-111

Key Dates

Release Date: May 3, 2013

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National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)


This Notice amends the following sections of PAR-13-196 "Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25)".

Part 2. Section III.1. Eligible Applicants

Eligible Organizations

The sentence below has been added:

Institutions supported by the Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) are not eligible to apply for or hold a RISE grant.

Part 2. Section III.3. Additional Information on Eligibility

Number of Applications

The sentence below concerning the Number of Applications has been removed and replaced:

Applicant organizations may submit more than one application, provided that each application is scientifically distinct.

The sentence above has been replaced with:

As stated in Part 1. Number of Applications of the FOA, only one application per institution is allowed.

Part 2. Section IV.2. Content and Form of Application Submission

PHS 398 Research Plan

The following sentence has been added to the Research Education Program Plan.

Links for sample format tables 1 - 6 can be found at


Please direct all inquiries to:

Robin S. Broughton, Ph.D.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
Telephone: 301-594-3900