Notice Number: NOT-GM-19-048
Release Date: July 30, 2019
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
The purpose of this Notice is to revise language regarding Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) eligibility in PAR-19-219 “Maximizing Access to Research Careers (T34)”, such that the contact PD/PI is now expected, not required, to have a full-time appointment at the applicant institution.
The following is detailed information about the modifications to the FOA.
Part 2. Full Text of Announcement
Section III. Eligibility Information
1. Eligible Applicants
Eligible Individuals (Program Director/Principal Investigator)
The PD(s)/PI(s) must have a regular full-time appointment (i.e., not adjunct, part-time, retired, or emeritus) at the applicant institution.
The contact PD/PI is expected to have a full-time appointment at the applicant institution unless extremely well-justified. If the full-time status of the contact PD/PI changes after the award, the institution must obtain prior program approval to appoint a new PD/PI or request a deviation from the full-time rule.
All other aspects of this FOA remain the same.
Please direct all inquiries to:
Sailaja Koduri, Ph.D.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
Luis A. Cubano, Ph.D.
National Institutes of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)