Improving Individual and Family Outcomes through Continuity and Coordination of Care in Hospice (R01, R21)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) seeks to stimulate research that focuses on reducing negative individual and family outcomes related to unwanted transitions at the end of life and optimizing the individual and family outcomes related to high quality coordination of care of care of individuals who are enrolled in hospice. This FOA emphasizes individuals who are receiving hospice care and their family caregivers, in any setting where hospice care is provided, including their home, a relative’s home, a hospice inpatient facility, an assisted living facility, a short- or long-term care facility, or a hospital.

Although this funding opportunity uses the R01 grant mechanism, it runs in parallel with a program announcement of identical scientific scope, PA-18-166, which uses the R21 grant mechanism.


  • R01 Due Dates: Feb. 5, Jun. 5, Oct. 5
  • R21 Due Dates: Feb. 16, Jun. 16, Oct. 16
  • AIDS Due Dates: Jan. 7, May 7, Sep. 7

PA-18-148 Expiration Date January 8, 2020




Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

October 5, 2019