NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Funding Agency:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The purpose of the NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (R13) is to support high quality scientific meetings, conferences, and workshops that are relevant to NIOSH’s scientific mission and that promote occupational safety and health, NIOSH program priorities, and public health. The conference program is integral to the overall mission of NIOSH. An application should address and advance important areas of research in the field of occupational safety and health of particular interest to NIOSH programs and the National Occupational Research Agenda. A conference or scientific meeting is defined as a gathering, symposium, seminar, workshop or any other organized and formal meeting where persons assemble in person or meet virtually to coordinate, exchange, and disseminate information or to explore or clarify a defined subject, problem, or area of knowledge. Applications for training-only events will not be considered under this announcement.


  • Letter of Intent is due 30 days prior to application receipt date.
  • R13 Deadlines: Apr. 12, Aug. 12, and Dec.12

PAR-21-148 Expiration Date: December 15, 2025




Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

April 12, 2024