Notice of Pre-Application Webinar and FAQs for RFAs: RFA-OD-18-005, RFA-OD-18-006, RFA-OD-18-007 and RFA-OD-18-008

Notice Number: NOT-OD-18-187

Key Dates
Release Date: June 4, 2018

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National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Pre-Application Webinar Information

To assist potential applicants to the above-referenced FOAs, this Notice provides information regarding an upcoming Applicant Information Webinar to be held on June 22, 2018 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) and the availability of a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document.

Applicant Information Webinar

An Applicant Information Webinar will be held June 22, 2018 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) to provide information about the FOA to prospective applicants. NIH and FDA staff will provide an overview of the FOA and the application review process and answer questions from prospective applicants. The webinar is open to all prospective applicants. Participation in the webinar is not a prerequisite to applying. All interested individuals will need to register in advance to participate in the webinar. Registration information can be accessed at: K Mechanism Pre-Application Webinar Registration .

Additional information about the webinar can be found at: This webinar will be live closed-captioned. Afterwards, the webinar slides and a captioned copy of the event will be posted on the TRSP website.

Applicant questions may be submitted in advance of the pre-application webinar to: The deadline for submission of questions is June 19, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. E.T. While an effort will be made to include all questions in the webinar, presentations, or discussion, it is possible that not all questions will be addressed during the meeting due to time constraints.

Frequently Asked Questions and K01 and K99/R00 Mechanisms Fact Sheet

A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document to address common questions from potential applicants regarding all of the FOAs is available at: and a K01 and K99/R00 Mechanisms Fact Sheet (PDF - 90 KB) . The FAQs may be updated without additional notice. In addition to the FAQ, NIH staff will also respond to questions submitted by potential applicants to the Agency Contacts listed in the FOA.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Tobacco Regulatory Science Program (TRSP)
Office of Disease Prevention
Telephone: 301-451-7464