NIH Resources For Research Investigators

Research News | 12. May, 2011 by | 3 Comments

From Dennis F. Mangan, Ph.D.
Chair, Trans-NIH ME/CFS Research Working Group

Resources For Research Investigators
Current Funding Opportunities Announcements

Investigators are strongly encouraged to go to the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts for the most current opportunities. Below are some NIH announcements of potential interest for ME/CFS investigators.

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment (R01)
    PA-08-246                   Expires: Sept. 8, 2011
    Standard R01 receipt dates: (Next receipt date for new applications: June 5, 2011)
    A call for R01 applications that propose innovative, interdisciplinary research to examine the etiology, diagnosis, pathophysiology, and treatment of ME/CFS in diverse groups and across the lifespan.
    Web address: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-08-246.html
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment (R21)
    PA-08-247                   Expires: Sept. 8, 2011
    Standard R21 receipt dates: (Next receipt date for new applications: June 16, 2011)
    A call for R21 applications (exploratory/developmental research) that propose innovative, interdisciplinary research to examine the etiology, diagnosis, pathophysiology, and treatment of ME/CFS in diverse groups and across the lifespan.
    Web address: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-08-247.html
  • Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) High Throughput Genotyping and Sequencing Resource Access (X01)
    PAR-11-210                Expires:  July 2, 2014
    Receipt Dates: Applications are accepted by continuous receipt
    Awards for high-throughput genotyping, sequencing and supporting statistical genetics services.
    Web address:  http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-11-210.html
  • Women’s Health And Sex/Gender Differences Research
    Funding opportunity announcements are posted regularly on the ORWH website. Some might be of interest to ME/CFS researchers.
    Web address: http://orwh.od.nih.gov/research/pa-rfa.html

NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts
Many other funding opportunity announcements of possible relevance to ME/CFS research are listed in the NIH Guide. Enter the keyword search term or a co-morbid condition and then click the Search button.
Web address: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/index.html

May 12, 2011