Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Specialized Research Centers (MDSRC) (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to publicize a competition for Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Specialized Research Centers (MDSRCs). These Centers promote collaborative basic, translational and clinical research and provide important resources that can be used by the national muscular dystrophy research communities. The Centers also provide outstanding environments for the training of new researchers capable of addressing high priority research objectives in the muscular dystrophies. Center investigators are expected to participate in important community outreach efforts to increase awareness of their research activities in the patient and advocacy communities and to incorporate community perspectives into the conduct of patient-centered research.

Deadlines:

  • Letter of Intent Due Date: 30 days prior to the application due date
  • Application Due Date(s): October 31, 2019

RFA-NS-19-031 Expiration Date  November 1, 2019

Agency Website

Amount

$5,000,000

Amount Description

Applicants may request up to $1,000,000 direct costs/year (exclusive of facilities and administrative costs of subcontractors with collaborating organizations).

Applications may request up to five years of support. 

    Funding Type

    Grant

    Eligibility

    Faculty
    Institutional

    Category

    Curriculum Development
    Interdisciplinary
    Medical
    Medical - Basic Science
    Medical - Clinical Science
    Medical - Translational

    External Deadline

    October 31, 2019