Reminder: Additional Application Receipt Dates for PAR-06-389 Basic and Translational Research Opportunities in the Social Neuroscience of Mental Health

Notice Number: NOT-MH-07-113

Key Dates
Release Date:   May 23, 2007
Letters of Intent Receipt Date(s): August 27, 2007, August 25, 2008
Application Receipt Date(s):  September 25, 2007, September 25, 2008

Issued by
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), (

The NIMH Program Announcement (PAR-06-389), “Basic and Translational Research Opportunities in the Social Neuroscience of Mental Health” ( continues its encouragement of relevant grant applications for the remaining submission dates for new and amended applications in FY2008 and FY2009.  Letters of intent for the next round of competition are due August 27, 2007 and the application due date is September 25, 2007.  In keeping with the terms of PAR-06-389, applications amended in response to a prior year of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will be accepted in any of the remaining years of this competition.

As described in PAR-06-389, NIMH intends to commit approximately $2 million dollars in each of the next two fiscal years in order to fund approximately 4 – 6 new grants each year, in response to this FOA.  Applicants are urged to review PAR-06-389 and to consult program staff concerning responsiveness of potential applications to this FOA.


Inquiries regarding this Notice may be directed to:

Kevin J. Quinn, Ph.D.
Behavioral Science and Integrative Neuroscience Research Branch
National Institute of Mental Health
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 7177, MSC 9637
Bethesda, MD  20892-9637
Telephone:  (301) 443 1576
FAX:  (301) 443 4822