Notice of Informational Webinar for RFA-RM-13-019 "NIH Director's Biomedical Research Workforce Innovation Award: Broadening Experiences in Science Training Award (BEST) (DP7)"

Notice Number: NOT-RM-14-006

Key Dates
Release Date: January 30, 2014

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Issued by
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Office of Strategic Coordination (Common Fund)


The purpose of this Notice is to inform the extramural research community that an informational webinar will be conducted regarding RFA-RM-13-019 “NIH Director's Biomedical Research Workforce Innovation Award: Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST) (DP7)”.  The webinar will occur on February 6, 2014 from 1:00 pm 2:30 pm EST.

The webinar will review the purpose and objectives of the FOAs, application preparation, and peer review. All prospective applicants are invited to participate in this pre-application webinar. Participation in the webinar is not a prerequisite for applying and is not required for a successful application.

Webinar Details

To register for the webinar, reserve your seat and connect via the web to view the presentation, visit

After registering, participants will receive a confirmation email containing a unique log-in webinar link and unique audio access code.

Date: February 6, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm 2:30 pm EST


Computer and Telephone System Requirements
You will need a telephone for the audio portion of this webinar.

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Mac -based attendees
Required: Mac OS X 10.6 or newer

Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone , iPad , Android phone or Android tablet

Frequently Asked Questions website for RFA-RM-13-009

Questions about the RFA may be submitted to Shortly after the informational webinar, a recording of the webinar, the slides given during the webinar, and a modified set of answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding the preparation of applications in response to this RFA will be archived on the public website:


Please direct all inquiries to:

Dr. Patricia Labosky
Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives
Office of the Director, NIH
Telephone: 301-594-4863