Funding News

NIAID Funding News provides funding, policy, and other information to NIAID's extramural research community and Institute staff. You can subscribe directly by entering your email address at Email Updates and then selecting your subscription topics. Visit Stay Informed About Policy Changes and News for more opportunities to connect with us.

Opportunities and Resources

Small businesses can submit research proposals in response to Solicitation of the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Contract Proposals.

Health professionals, if you’re looking for help in alleviating debt accrued during your biomedical training, learn about the NIH Loan Repayment Program.

Beginning with the October 12, 2019 application due date, NIAID will support K01 awards only in the areas of epidemiology and data science.

In The News

Over the next 16 months, the General Services Administration will transition away from Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) identifiers. Federal systems will instead rely on a new unique entity identifier called System for Award Management Managed Identifier (SAMMI).

If you will be supported by an NIH training, fellowship, education, or career development award in fiscal year 2020, you must create an ORCID iD (Open Researcher and Contributor Identifier) and associate it with your eRA Commons Personal Profile.

Advice Corner

Check out these NIH and NIAID webpages for extramural investigators and save the links for easy future reference.