Release Date:  November 30, 1999

NOTICE:  OD-00-003

National Cancer Institute
National Center for Research Resources
National Eye Institute
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institute on Aging
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institute of Mental Health
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institute of Nursing Research
National Library of Medicine

Letter of Intent Receipt Dates:  December 15, 1999 and June 30, 2000
Application Receipt Dates:  January 7, 2000 and August 10, 2000

The Program Announcement (PA), PAS-00-006, published in the NIH Guide 
on October 15, 1999 has been revised.

The revised PA has been republished in the NIH Guide for Grants and 
Contracts and is available at:

The major revision is that the pilot project for electronic submission 
of BRP applications has been postponed.  All applications for the 
January 7, 2000 receipt date must be submitted using the PHS 398 (rev. 
4/98) application form in the usual paper format.  In addition, the 
Letter of Intent format has been revised and should now be submitted by 
e-mail as described in the revised PA.  The new receipt date for the 
Letter of Intent is December 15, 1999.

Guidelines and instructions for electronic submission are expected to 
be available for the August 10, 2000 receipt date.

Direct inquiries to:

Richard Swaja, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor for Bioengineering 
Office of Extramural Research
Building 1, Room 152
Bethesda, MD 20892
Telephone: (301) 402-2725

Return to Volume Index

Return to NIH Guide Main Index

Office of Extramural Research (OER) - Home Page Office of Extramural
Research (OER)
  National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Home Page National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
  Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) - Home Page Department of Health
and Human Services (HHS) - Government Made Easy

Note: For help accessing PDF, RTF, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Audio or Video files, see Help Downloading Files.