Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism (INIA) Consortia Research Resource Core (U24)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) solicits research cooperative agreements to participate in two consortia under the Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism (INIA). This FOA solicits a research core application to support the consortium. Please see companion RFA-AA-16-004 for submission of research project applications (U01) and RFA-AA-16-006 for submission of administrative core applications (U24).


  • Letter of Intent Due Date(s): February 10, 2016
  • Application Due Date(s): March 10, 2016, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

​RFA-AA-16-005 Expiration Date March 11, 2016

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Amount Description

NIAAA intends to commit $9.2 million in FY 2017 for this FOA and companion FOAs (RFA-AA-16-005 and RFA-AA-16-006). Of this $9.2 million, $5.8 is to be committed for a consortium focused on neuroimmune mechanisms and $3.4 million for a consortium focused on stress and alcohol dependence.  

For this FOA, NIAAA expects to fund up to 5 applications.  Future year amounts will depend on annual appropriations.

Application budgets are not limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.

The applicants may request up to 5 years of support. 

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

March 10, 2016