Re-Issuance of Parent Research Career Development (K) Award Funding Opportunity Announcements

Notice Number: NOT-OD-11-063

Key Dates

Release Date: April 8, 2011

Issued by

National Institutes of Health (NIH)


The NIH has re-issued the following Career Development (K) Award Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs):

  • PA-11-190: Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01)
  • PA-11-191: Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02)
  • PA-11-192: Academic Career Award (Parent K07)
  • PA-11-193: Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08)
  • PA-11-194: Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23)
  • PA-11-195: Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24)
  • PA-11-196: Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25)
  • PA-11-197: NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00)

The re-issued FOAs do not change the overall objectives of these programs but incorporate recent changes in K policies (see NIH Grants Policy Statement). Applicants should follow instructions in Section 7: Supplemental Instructions to the SF424 (R&R) Application Guide for preparing an Individual Research Career Development Award (CDA) Application ( K Series).

AIDS and AIDS-related applications intended for the May 7, 2011 due date should continue to use the current K FOAs (see: Parent Announcements). Applications intended for June 12, 2011 and subsequent due dates must use the re-issued FOAs. For a listing of all NIH K award FOAs, see the K Kiosk.


Please direct all inquiries to:

NIH Research Training Officer