Notice of Change to Key Dates and Eligible Individuals (Program Director/Principal Investigator) in PAR-16-389 " NIMH Career Transition Award for Tenure-Track and Tenured Intramural Investigators (K22)"

Notice Number: NOT-MH-17-049

Key Dates
Release Date:   September 19, 2017

Related Announcements

PAR-16-389

Issued by
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Purpose

The purpose of this Notice is to change Key Dates and Eligible Individuals (Program Director/Principal Investigator) for PAR-16-389, "NIMH Career Transition Award for Tenure-Track and Tenured Intramural Investigators (K22)."  These changes are effective October 10, 2017. Therefore, the last Application Due Date for Tenured Intramural Investigators is October 9, 2017.

Part 1. Overview Information
Key Dates 
Currently reads:

Application Due Date(s)

Applications are due on the 9th of each month, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

AIDS Application Due Date(s)

Applications are due on the 9th of each month, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of AIDS and AIDS-related applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

Scientific Merit Review

Applications will be handled on an expedited external peer review and award basis to meet the goals of this program.

Advisory Council Review

Applications will be handled on an expedited external peer review and award basis to meet the goals of this program.

Earliest Start Date

Applications will be handled on an expedited external peer review and award basis to meet the goals of this program.

Expiration Date

September 10, 2019

Modified to read:

Application Due Date(s)

Standard dates apply, with the first due date on February 12, 2018, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

AIDS Application Due Date(s)

Not applicable

Scientific Merit Review

Standard dates apply.

Advisory Council Review

Standard dates apply.

Earliest Start Date

Standard dates apply.

Expiration Date

July 13, 2019

Section III.1. Eligible Applicants
Eligible Individuals (Program Director/Principal Investigator)
Currently reads:

Any candidate with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) is invited to work with his/her mentor and organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support. Multiple PDs/PIs are not allowed.

By the time of award, the individual must be a citizen or a non-citizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence (i.e., possess a currently valid Permanent Resident Card USCIS Form I-551, or other legal verification of such status).

At the time an application is submitted (or resubmitted) for peer review, the PD/PI must currently be conducting research in the NIMH DIRP and must have been a tenured or tenure-track investigator in the NIMH DIRP for at least five years. At the time an application is submitted (or resubmitted), individuals are NOT eligible to apply if they are negotiating and/or have accepted an independent faculty position, or its equivalent, in academia, industry, or elsewhere.

Candidates for this award must have a clinical or research doctorate (including PhD, MD, DO, DC, ND, DDS, DVM, ScD, DNS, PharmD, or equivalent doctoral degree), or a combined clinical and research doctoral degree.

Only individuals affiliated with an NIMH Intramural Laboratory may apply (specific information is available for intramural candidates on the Electronic Submission Intranet – link available only to users internal to NIH).

Modified to read:

Any candidate with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) is invited to work with his/her mentor and organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support. Multiple PDs/PIs are not allowed.

By the time of award, the individual must be a citizen or a non-citizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence (i.e., possess a currently valid Permanent Resident Card USCIS Form I-551, or other legal verification of such status).

At the time an application is submitted (or resubmitted) for peer review, the PD/PI must currently be conducting research in the NIMH DIRP and must have been a tenure-track investigator in the NIMH DIRP for at least five years. At the time an application is submitted (or resubmitted), individuals are NOT eligible to apply if they are negotiating and/or have accepted an independent faculty position, or its equivalent, in academia, industry, or elsewhere.

Candidates for this award must have a clinical or research doctorate (including PhD, MD, DO, DC, ND, DDS, DVM, ScD, DNS, PharmD, or equivalent doctoral degree), or a combined clinical and research doctoral degree.

Only individuals affiliated with an NIMH Intramural Laboratory may apply (specific information is available for intramural candidates on the Electronic Submission Intranet – link available only to users internal to NIH).

All other aspects of this FOA remain the same.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Nancy L Desmond, PhD
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Telephone: 301-443-3107
Email: ndesmond@nih.gov