NIBIB Biomaterials Network Technology Development Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) encourages applications for the establishment of a Technology Development Coordinating Center for the Biomaterials Network at the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB). The Coordinating Center will be responsible for enhancing integration between components of the NIBIB Biomaterials Network by facilitating opportunities for collaborations across technology development projects. Also, the Coordinating Center will disseminate program advances, develop resources and outreach strategies for engaging the broader biomedical research community, and manage an Opportunity Funds program to rapidly fund and support promising small-scale work that advances translational development of innovative biomaterials-based platform technologies.


  • Letter of Intent Due Date(s): April 30, 2023

  • Application Due Date: May 31, 2023

RFA-EB-23-002 Expiration Date June 01, 2023

Agency Website

Amount Description

NIBIB intends to commit $1M in FY 2024, $1.6M in FY 2025, $2.2M in FY 2026, $2.8M in FY 2027, and $3.1M in FY 2028 to fund one award. The actual amount is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications.

Funding Type





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

External Deadline

May 31, 2023