Research to Understand and Inform Interventions that Promote the Research Careers of Individuals in the Biomedical Sciences (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications that propose research designed to test training, mentoring, and networking interventions intended to enhance research-oriented individuals' interest, motivation, persistence and preparedness for careers in the biomedical research workforce. Funded projects are expected to produce research findings that will guide the design and implementation of interventions in a variety of academic settings and career levels to enhance the diversity of the biomedical research workforce.


  • Letter of Intent: 30 days prior to the application due date
  • R01 Due Dates: Feb. 5, Jun 5, Oct. 5

PAR-19-295 Expiration Date January 08, 2022

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Amount Description

Application budgets are limited to $250,000 direct costs per year.
The scope of the proposed project should determine the project period. Applicants may propose projects up to five years in duration.

Funding Type





Curriculum Development
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

June 5, 2020