BRAIN Initiative: Brain Behavior Quantification and Synchronization – Data Coordination and Artificial Intelligence Center (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) invites applications for a Data Coordination and Artificial Intelligence Center (DCAIC) for the Brain Behavior Quantification and Synchronization (BBQS) Consortium of the BRAIN Initiative. The DCAIC will serve as the organizational hub for BBQS data management and sharing. The DCAIC will also establish and implement data standards and ontologies and develop machine learning and artificial intelligence resources for BBQS. The DCAIC will furthermore build a modern data ecosystem for BBQS that integrates the data repository and cloud-based computational platform under common data standards, with implementation of cutting-edge software tools and statistical models, for large scale data query, analysis, visualization and integration. The DCAIC will, in addition, engage in dissemination, training and coordination for the consortium, and address policy issues related to BBQS data sharing and ethics.


  • Letter of Intent Due Date(s): June 14, 2023

  • Application Due Dates: July 14, 2023

RFA-MH-23-130 Expiration Date July 15, 2023




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

External Deadline

July 14, 2023