Bioinformatics Resource Centers (BRCs) for Infectious Diseases (U24 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

The purpose of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to solicit applications for the Bioinformatics Resource Center (BRC) Program that will (1) create and manage integrated knowledgebases to accelerate basic and applied human infectious diseases research, (2) develop advanced innovative bioinformatics technologies for software and tools, (3) offer state-of-the-art bioinformatics expertise for investigators and (4) respond with cutting-edge bioinformatics in response to emerging needs, outbreaks, and public health emergencies.


  • Letter of Intent Due Date(s): 30 days prior to the application due date

  • Application Due Date: August 25, 2023

RFA-AI-23-032 Expiration Date August 26, 2023


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Amount Description

Direct costs for the applications should be based on the number of Biological Domain(s) proposed. Budgets proposing one biological domain are not expected to exceed $2,500,000 direct cost per year. Budgets proposing two biological domains are not expected to exceed $4,800,000 direct per year. Application budgets should reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.

Funding Type





Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science

External Deadline

August 25, 2023