Notice of Change in Eligible Organizations for PAR-14-076 "Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)"

Notice Number: NOT-GM-15-124

Key Dates
Release Date:   October 14, 2015

Related Announcements
PAR-14-076    

Issued by
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to inform prospective applicants that Nonprofits Other Than Institutions of Higher Education have been added to the Eligible Organizations for PAR-14-076:

Part 2. Section III.1. Eligible Organizations

Currently reads:

Higher Education Institutions

  • Public/State Controlled Institutions of Higher Education
  • Private Institutions of Higher Education

The following types of Higher Education Institutions are always encouraged to apply for NIH support as Public or Private Institutions of Higher Education:

  • Hispanic-Serving Institutions
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
  • Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs)
  • Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions
  • Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs)

 

Modified to read:

Higher Education Institutions

  • Public/State Controlled Institutions of Higher Education
  • Private Institutions of Higher Education

The following types of Higher Education Institutions are always encouraged to apply for NIH support as Public or Private Institutions of Higher Education:

  • Hispanic-Serving Institutions
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
  • Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs)
  • Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions
  • Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs)

Nonprofits Other Than Institutions of Higher Education

  • Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) IRS Status (Other than Institutions of Higher Education)
  • Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) IRS Status (Other than Institutions of Higher Education)

All other aspects of the FOA remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Michael Bender, Ph.D.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
Telephone:  301-594-0943
Email:  mbender@nigms.nih.gov