Revised June 2018

 

 

NRSA Stipends, Tuition/Fees and Other Budgetary Levels - FY2018 (May 2018) 

NIH has released NOT-OD-18-175 which establishes stipend levels for fiscal year (FY) 2018 Kirschstein-NRSA awards for undergraduate, predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees and fellows. In addition, the Training Related Expenses and the Institutional Allowance for postdoctoral trainees and fellows have been increased.

 

NIH RePORTER Matchmaker Tool (March 2018) 

Ever wonder how to go about finding a Program Officer that best fits your area of research? Try the NIH's RePORTER Matchmaker tool to see a list of similar projects or program officials associated with these projects. These matches are based on the terms and concepts you provide in the search box: https://projectreporter.nih.gov/reporter_matchmaker.cfm.

 

Next Generation Researchers Initiative (June 2017) 

On June 8, 2017, NIH announced the Next Generation Researchers Initiative to enhance funding to early-stage and mid-career investigators and help stabilize and strengthen the biomedical research enterprise. This initiative shifts NIH's approach away from the Grant Support Index to more directly support early-stage and mid-career investigators. We will be developing FAQs and issuing updated policies in the near future. In the meantime, learn more through:

NIH Director's Statement: Launching the Next Generation Researchers Initiative to Strengthen the Biomedical Research Enterprise

Next Generation Researchers Initiative Web Page

Presentation to the Advisory Committee to the NIH Director