I'm looking
for help...
Aidpage is free!

Free downloads: GrantGate®  Federal Money Retriever®


Published on AidPage by IDILOGIC on Jun 24, 2005
Administered by:

Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Health
(see all US Federal Agencies)

Explore all postings for this grant program:
  • Original Grant - Jun 14, 2004
Applications Due:

Multiple Receipt Dates - See Link to Full Announcement for details.

total funding: Not Available
max award: $200,000
min award: none
cost sharing, matching: No
number of awards: Not Available
type of funding: Grant

The Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition at the National Institute of
Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) and the Division of Cancer
Prevention at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) invites applications
through the exploratory/developmental (R21) grant mechanism from
investigators with research interests in gastroenterology, hepatology,
obesity, and nutrition and that serve the mission of NIDDK and NCI. The aim
of this program announcement is to stimulate the application of highly novel
approaches to important areas of digestive diseases (including associated
cancers) and nutrition research. This mechanism is primarily aimed at
attracting and supporting new investigators in these research fields. Patient
oriented or epidemiological research will not be supported through this
Program Announcement and should be submitted according to

Applications will be accepted only from (1) newly independent investigators
or (2) established investigators developing a completely new line of
research. Results obtained from the R21 grant should allow subsequent
submission of R01 applications focusing on research problems relevant to the
study of digestive diseases and nutrition. These grants are not intended to
support or supplement ongoing funded research of an established investigator,
or to serve as an alternative mechanism of support for projects not receiving
funding as competitive continuation applications.

The R21 is intended to encourage exploratory and developmental research
projects by providing support for the early and conceptual stages of these
projects. The characteristics, requirements, preparation, and review criteria
for the R21 application are described. For additional information
investigators are strongly encouraged to consult the R21 website at

Who can apply:

Anyone/General Public
City Or Township Governments
County Governments
Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Governments
Independent School Districts
Minority Group
Native American Organization
Non-Government - General
Nonprofits Having A 501(C)(3) Status With The IRS, Other Than Institutions Of Higher Education
Nonprofits That Do Not Have A 501(C)(3) Status With The IRS, Other Than Institutions Of Higher Education
Other Private Institution/Organization
Private Institutions Of Higher Education
Private Nonprofit Institution/Organization (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)
Profit Organization
Public And State Controlled Institutions Of Higher Education
Public Housing Authorities/Indian Housing Authorities
Small Business (Less Than 500 Employees
Special District Governments
State (Includes District Of Columbia; Includes Institutions Of Higher Education And Hospitals)
U.S. Territories And Possessions (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)

Eligible functional categories:
Funding Sources:

Cancer Cause and Prevention Research
Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Research

More Information:


If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: NIH OER Webmaster

Address Info:

Free downloads: GrantGate®  Federal Money Retriever®
Apply for grants and loans! Click here to start