This opportunity uses the R21 Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant funding mechanism.
Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Number: PA-18-839
The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development invites applications for its role of gut microbiome in regulating reproduction and its Impact on fertility status in women living with and without HIV (R21 clinical trial optional) funding opportunity. This supports research on the role of the gut microbiome in regulating metabolism and reproduction and its impact on fertility status. The goal is to gain fundamental insight into the possible role of the gut microbiome in regulating reproduction through hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal, hypo-thalamo-pituitary-adrenal and hypothalamo-pituitary-thyroid axes in the brain.
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 $200,000 (approx. AUD $272,000) may be requested in any single year.
The scope of the proposed project should determine the project period. The maximum project period is 2 years.
Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Institutions) are eligible to apply.
Submission Requirements & Due Date
- Applications must be submitted for internal review by 2 October 2018
- Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are considering applying for this scheme.
- See also: Submitting an Application to Research Services for Review