Change in Standing Receipt Dates for AHRQ Small Research Grants (R03), Large Conference Grants (R13/U13), and Dissertation Grants (R36)

Notice Number: NOT-HS-07-003

Key Dates
Release Date: March 28, 2007

Issued by
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), (

The purpose of this notice is to inform the research community of a change in the receipt dates for AHRQ Small Research Grant, Large Conference Grant, and Dissertation Grant applications. The new receipt dates will be effective following the first grant cycle in 2007. Specifically, new receipt dates are in effect for AHRQ Small Research Grant applications following March 24, 2007, for Large Conference Grant applications following February 1, 2007, and for Dissertation Grant applications following April 10, 2007.

With these new dates, these three grant mechanisms will fall in line with the change in standing application submission deadlines announced in October, 2006 (see

For specific information on receipt dates for each of these grants, see the individual Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) at:

AHRQ Small Research Grant (
AHRQ Large Conference Grant (
AHRQ Health Services Research Dissertation Grant (


Inquiries regarding this Notice should be directed to:

Debbie Rothstein, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor, Extramural Research
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
540 Gaither Road
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: (301) 427-1525