NIH Extends Deadline for R01 New Investigator, PAR-07-345 and PAR-06-294 Applications in Response to July 20, 2007 Submission Deadline

Notice Number: NOT-OD-07-077

Key Dates
Release Date: July 20, 2007

Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (

The following opportunities with submission deadlines of Friday, July 20, 2007 will have two extra business days (until Tuesday, July 24) to submit their applications.

  • New Investigator - R01
  • PAR-06-294  Small Grants Program for Cancer Epidemiology (R03)
  • PAR-07-345  Mechanism for Time-Sensitive Research Opportunities (R21)

This extension applies to the July 20, 2007 submission deadline and these opportunities only. The change is being made to accommodate applicants that were unable to submit their applications due to a system issue that began late Thursday, July 19 and extended into Friday, July 20.

The following resources continue to be available for assistance in the electronic submission of grant applications to NIH and other Agencies serviced by eRA Commons through

General Information:

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Inquiries regarding this Notice should be directed to:

Grants Info
Office of Extramural Research
National Institutes of Health
Phone: 301-945-7573
TTY: 301-451-5936