Notice of Technical Assistance Webinar for PAR-13-205 (MARC U-STAR (T34)) and PAR-13-196 (Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (R25))

Notice Number: NOT-GM-14-107

Key Dates
Release Date: March 7, 2014

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Issued by
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)


The Training, Workforce Development and Diversity (TWD) Division at NIGMS will host a technical assistance webinar for potential applicants to the MARC Undergraduate Student Training in Academic Research (U-STAR) (T34) and the Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25) programs. This workshop will examine the MARC and RISE funding opportunity announcements highlighting the elements and information needed to develop a competitive grant application. Program, review, and grants management staff will be present to discuss key information and answer questions during the allotted question and answer sessions.  Anyone from an institution who would like to learn more about the MARC and RISE Programs, application content and enhanced peer-review criteria are invited to participate in this webinar.

MARC and RISE Technical Assistance Webinar
Date and Time:   Tuesday, March 18, 2014, from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

Registration and other Details:

Audio Conference Information:  Dial-in number: 1-866-909-1278; Passcode: 5826578

To join the Webinar meeting on March 18:


Please direct all inquiries to:

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