This opportunity uses the R21 Exploratory/Developmental Research Grants funding mechanism.
Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Number: RFA-AI-18-025
The purpose of this announcement is to support Exploratory/Developmental Grant (R21) applications to uncover functional roles of non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) in viral infectious diseases. Importantly, studies should focus on functional characterisation and mechanistic studies of previously identified ncRNAs.
Funding & Duration
The combined budget for direct costs for the two-year project period may not exceed USD $275,000 (approx. AUD $374,000). No more than USD $200,000 (approx. AUD $272,000) may be requested in any single year.
Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Institutions) are eligible to apply.
Submission Requirements & Due Dates
- 15 October 2018 – Letter of Intent (LOI) via Grants.Gov submission portal.
- 1 November 2018 – full applications submitted for internal review.
- Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are considering applying for this scheme.
- See also: Submitting an Application to Research Services for Review