NHGRI Notice of Participation in PAR-19-134, "Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)"
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January 8, 2021

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The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) will participate, effective immediately, in PAR-19-134, "Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)".

The following sections of PAR-19-134 have been modified (shown in italics):

Part 1. Overview Information

Components of Participating Organizations

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
National Eye Institute (NEI)

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number(s)

93.121, 93.213, 93.393, 93.394, 93.395, 93.396, 93.399, 93.840, 93.233, 93.837, 93.838, 93.839, 93.866, 93.855, 93.846, 93.286, 93.865, 93.279, 93.173, 93.113, 93.242, 93.853, 93.361, 93.307, 93.273, 93.867, 93.172

Part 2. Full Text of Announcement

Section I. Funding Opportunity Description

Research Objectives of Participating NIH Institutes and Centers

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

NHGRI supports the development of resources, approaches, and technologies that will accelerate genomic research on the structure of genomes, the biology of genomes, and the biology of disease; that will use genomics to advance the science of medicine; and that will incorporate genomics to improve the effectiveness of healthcare. NHGRI also supports genomic research in several cross-cutting areas, including the ethical, legal and societal implications of genomics and genetics research, bioinformatics, technology development, and research training and career development. In general, NHGRI supports studies that provide generalizable methods and knowledge. Applications for studies relevant only to a particular disease or organ system should be directed to the appropriate Institute or Center. NHGRI strongly encourages potential applicants to reach out to the listed scientific contact in the early stages of developing an application.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Lisa H. Chadwick, Ph.D.

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
Telephone: 301-435-7275

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