Specialized Alcohol Research Centers (P50 Clinical trial Optional)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) supports a broad-based Alcohol Research Centers program to foster and conduct interdisciplinary, collaborative research on Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD), alcohol misuse and alcohol related problems, and other health related consequences across the lifespan. The NIAAA Centers Program provides leadership in research, and research methodology development on a wide variety of topics relevant to the Institute’s mission. Topics include, but are not limited to, the nature, etiology, genetics, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of AUD, alcohol-related end organ diseases and their biomedical, psychosocial, and economic consequences across the lifespan and minority health and NIH-designated populations that experience health disparities. Centers are also major contributors to the development of research methods, technologies, and approaches that sustain innovative goal-directed research.

Companion FOA: RFA-AA-23-002 , P60 Comprehensive Center


  • Letter of Intent Due Date: October 13, 2023
  • Application Due Date(s):  November 15, 2023

RFA-AA-23-001 Expiration Date: November 16, 2023

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Amount Description

Applications may not exceed $1.15 million direct costs per year.

Applications may request a project period of up to five years  

    Funding Type





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

    External Deadline

    November 15, 2023