Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Clarification of the Objectives and Program Elements in NHGRI Applications Submitted in Response to the "Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Institutional Research Training Grants (Parent T32)"

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is issuing this Notice to highlight interest in receiving grant applications focused in the following area(s):

  1. Genome sciences to support training with a focus on the quantitative sciences, bioinformatics, and technology development;
  2. Genomic medicine to support training with a focus on innovation and understanding of when, where, and how best to implement the use of genomic information and technologies in clinical care;
  3. Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomic Research to support training with a focus on developing multi-disciplinary conceptual and methodological skills necessary to pursue independent careers as ELSI researchers.

This notice applies to NHGRI’s T32 due dates listed in Table of IC-Specific Information, Requirements and Staff Contacts website on or after May 21, 2021 and subsequent receipt dates.

Submit applications using the following funding opportunity announcement (FOA) or any reissues of the announcement.

  • PA-20-142 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant (Parent T32)
    All instructions in the SF424 (R&R) Application Guide and the funding opportunity announcement used for submission must be followed, with the following additions:
  • For funding consideration, applicants must include “NOT-HG-20-054” (without quotation marks) in the Agency Routing Identifier field (box 4B) of the SF424 R&R form. Applications without this information in box 4B will not be considered.

NOT-HG-21-010 Expiration Date: May 26, 2023




Curriculum Development
Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational
Social Sciences

External Deadline

May 25, 2023