Notice of Informational Webinar on the NIGMS PREP Program PAR-20-066, "Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (R25)"
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Release Date:

November 11, 2021

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PAR-20-066 - Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (R25)

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National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)


The National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) will host an informational webinar to provide advice and respond to questions from prospective applicants who plan to submit applications to Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) PAR-20-066, "Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (R25)" on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time.

For research education and training programs to enhance diversity, NIGMS recognizes separate institutional eligibility tracks based on NIH Research Project Grant (RPG) funding levels. The PREP program is limited to research-intensive institutions, i.e., those with an average of NIH RPG funding greater than or equal to $7.5 million total costs per year over the past 3 fiscal years. RPG data are available through NIH RePORTER.

Webinar Information

To join the meeting:
Please click this URL to join:
Passcode: 318917

Or join by phone:
Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
+1 669 254 5252 US (San Jose)
+1 646 828 7666 US (New York)
+1 669 216 1590 US (San Jose)
+1 551 285 1373 US
Meeting ID: 160 065 2231
Passcode: 318917

Participation in the webinar, although encouraged, is optional and is not required for the submission of an application. Advanced registration is not required.

Participants requiring sign language interpretation and/or other reasonable accommodations should email or call the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339 at least 5 days prior to the event.

This webinar will be recorded and a video with captioning will be available after the event on the PREP website.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Anissa Brown
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

Laurie Stepanek
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)