Only the primary UM1 hub institution is eligible to apply (not partner or collaborator institutions).
Only applicants who submit a companion CTSA UM1 hub application or have received a UM1 award to PAR-21-293 are eligible to apply to this RC2 FOA. RC2 applications will only be awarded if there is a funded UM1 application from the RC2 applicant institution. No more than two RC2 applications may be submitted by a UM1 hub recipient. No more than two RC2 applications may be awarded to an active (not in an extension period) CTSA UM1 hub as a primary recipient, at a given time. Resubmission of a RC2 application without the required UM1 application is only allowed if the companion UM1 application is funded.
Collaborations with other components of the CTSA UM1 hub and/or with institutions listed as partners and/or collaborators are encouraged. Also, collaborations with other CTSA UM1 hubs and with non-CTSA institutions are encouraged. The requested project period may be up to 5 years.
The PD/PI or contact PD/PI must be employed by and/or a recipient of funding from a currently funded CTSA Program UM1 hub prime institution as defined above in Eligible Organizations. Investigators who are not employed by and/or a recipient of funding from a CTSA Program UM1 hub institution but who wish to co-lead a SIP, can co-direct in partnership with a contact PD/PI who is employed by a currently funded CTSA Program UM1 hub institution using the multiple PD/PI option.
See required Letters of Support. (see Section IV. Application and Submission Information, 2. Content and Form of Application Submission, PHS 398 Research Plan.
- A UM1 hub institution can submit up to two RC2 applications for SIPs per cycle as the primary institution.
- A CTSA UM1 hub may have up to two RC2 SIPs awards as the primary recipient at a given time.
Application budgets are limited to no more than $500,000/year in direct costs excluding consortium/contractual F&A costs.
Requested project period may be up to 5 years.