Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity to Reissue PAR-10-066, the International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) Program (K01)

Notice Number: NOT-TW-12-020

Key Dates

Release Date: September 7, 2012
Estimated Publication Date of Announcement: Winter 2012
First Estimated Application Due Date: Spring 2013
Earliest Estimated Award Date: Fall 2013
Earliest Estimated Start Date: Fall 2013

Issued by

Fogarty International Center (FIC)


The John E. Fogarty International Center (FIC) intends to reissue Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) PAR-10-066. This FOA will encourage applications for the International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01) program.

This Notice is being provided to allow potential applicants sufficient time to develop meaningful collaborations and responsive projects. 

The FOA is expected to be published in winter 2012 with an expected receipt date in spring 2013.

This FOA will utilize the K01 activity code. Details of the planned FOA are provided below.

Research Initiative Details

This Notice encourages early-career investigators in biomedical, epidemiological, clinical, social and behavioral sciences to consider applying for this FOA to conduct career development activities and research in developing countries. The IRSDA seeks to foster research independence in global health through a period of mentored research and career development. The expectation is that through this sustained period of career development, awardees will launch independent global health research careers and become competitive for new research project grant (e.g., R01) funding and academic careers in global health.



Please direct all inquiries to:

Christine Jessup, Ph.D.
Program Officer
Division of International Training and Research
Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Drive, MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220
Telephone: 301-496-1653
Fax: 301-402-0779