Grants to Support New Investigators in Conducting Research Related to Preventing Interpersonal Violence Impacting Children and Youth

Funding Agency:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The purpose of this NCIPC Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) is to provide support for an intensive, supervised (mentored) career development experience in violence prevention research leading to research independence. NCIPC supports K01 grants to help ensure the availability of an adequate number and diversity of highly trained scientists to address critical public health research questions to prevent violence and injury.

Applicants must propose a research project that addresses at least one of the research priorities in the interpersonal violence prevention section of the NCIPC Research Priorities (https://www as they relate to violence impacting children or youth (ages 0 to 17 years). These research priorities include:

  • Cross-cutting violence prevention
  • Child abuse and neglect
  • Youth violence
  • Intimate partner violence (teen dating violence)
  • Sexual violence


  • Letter of Intent: Jan. 14, 2020
  • Application: Mar. 13, 2020

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible applicant organizations may submit more than one application, provided that each application is scientifically distinct. However, applicant institutions can submit only one grant application with the same principal investigator in response to this NOFO. Additionally, applicant institutions can submit only one grant application with the same mentor in response to this NOFO. Only one application per principal investigator will be reviewed or funded under this announcement; only one application per mentor will be reviewed or funded under this announcement. 



Funding Type





Community Outreach and Engagement
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 13, 2020