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Funding Opportunities Roundup: April 10


NIH Opportunities

For more NIH Opportunities, join the UT NIH Research Community by contacting Jennifer Webster (jwebster@utk.edu) and start receiving the weekly NIH Digest

  • NIH Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01) (PAR-15-170), and (R21) (PAR-15-171)
  • NIH Lifespan Human Connectome Project: Baby Connectome (U01) (RFA-MH-16-160)
  • NCCIH Methods Development in Natural Products Chemistry (R43/R44) (RFA-AT-16-003) and (R41/R42) (RFA-AT-16-004)
  • NIA Phenotypic and Functional Studies on FOXO3 Human Longevity Variants to Inform Potential Therapeutic Target Identification Research (R01) (PAR-15-175)
  • NIDDK Secondary Analyses in Obesity, Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21) (PA-15-169)


Limited Submissions

More information about each of these limited submissions may be found on the Limited Submissions Opportunities page.

Arts Building Communities (ABC) – Tennessee Arts Commission

The Tennessee Arts Commission is offering Arts Build Community (ABC) grants for Fiscal Year 2016. ABC grants provide support for arts and cultural projects that positively impact communities across Tennessee. The grants are designed to help effect positive change in communities through the arts. Funding can be used for arts and cultural projects that: address social issues; strengthen community engagement; target youth for after-school initiatives; enhance a community’s identity or brand; add value to tourism efforts; and encourage further economic development.
Please see the full RFP for complete information.

DEADLINES:
Notification of Interest to ORE
: 4/20/2015 12 PM
Application to Agency: 7/1/2015
Estimated Program Funding: $2K per award

Brain Research Foundations Scientific Innovations Award

The Brain Research Foundation’s Annual Scientific Innovations Award Program provides funding for innovative science in both basic and clinical neuroscience. This funding mechanism is designed to support creative, exploratory, cutting edge research in well-established research laboratories, under the direction of established investigators.

To be eligible, the nominated candidate must be a full-time professor or associate professor working in the area of studies of brain function in health and disease. Studies should be related to either normal human brain development or specifically identified disease states. This includes molecular and clinical neuroscience as well as studies of neural, sensory, motor, cognitive, behavioral and emotional functioning in health and disease.

Please see the full RFP for complete information.

DEADLINES:
Notification of Interest to ORE: 4/20/2015 12 PM
Application to Agency: 7/1/2015
Estimated Program Funding: $150K per award


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