Notice of Clarification of Program Director/Principal Investigator Eligibility for PAR-19-102 “Graduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement (G-RISE) (T32)”

Notice Number: NOT-GM-19-050

Key Dates
Release Date: July 25, 2019

Related Announcements
PAR-19-102

Issued by
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to revise language regarding Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) eligibility in PAR-19-102 “Graduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement (G-RISE) (T32)”, 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)

Current language:

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.

Revised language:

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.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Luis A. Cubano, Ph.D.
National Institutes of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
Email: luis.cubano@nih.gov

Anissa J. Brown, Ph.D.
National Institutes of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
Email: anissa.brown@nih.gov