This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is issued by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to encourage R21 applications in epidemiological, behavioral, clinical, and basic biomedical research on drug abuse aspects of HIV/AIDS and related co-infections and co-morbidities. The FOA spans multiple research disciplines, including natural history and epidemiology, etiology and pathogenesis, medical, psychosocial, and economic consequences, prevention and treatment research, the behavioral and social sciences, and therapeutics for both drug addiction and HIV/AIDS.
This FOA envisions a range of national and international research projects within and across the priority areas for NIDA research on HIV/AIDS http://www.nida.nih.gov/about/organization/arp/arp-current.htm including, but not limited to thefollowing types of studies and issues: Drug Abuse and HIV Prevention; Drug Abuse and HIV/AIDS Treatment; Epidemiology and Natural History of HIV/AIDS Among Drug-Using Populations; Drug Abuse Related HIV/AIDS and Its Consequences; and Basic Neuroscience, Clinical, and Behavioral Research.
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Award Amount Notes
The number of awards is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications.
Direct costs are limited to $275,000 over an R21 two-year period, with no more than $200,000 in direct costs allowed in any single year.
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Albert Avila Division of Basic Neuroscience & Behavioral Research NIDA Neuroscience Center, Room 4279 6001 Executive Boulevard Bethesda, MD 208929555 Phone: (301) 496-8804 Fax: (301) 594-6043
Up to 2 years.
Behavioral Research Clinical Research Drug Abuse Epidemiological Research HIV Test Related Counseling HIV Testing HIV/AIDS Prevention Medical Treatments and Therapies Morbidity Rates Research Programs
Applicants must download the SF424 (R&R) application package associated with this funding opportunity using the “Apply for Grant Electronically” button in this FOA or following the directions provided at Grants.gov.
It is critical that applicants follow the instructions in the SF424 (R&R) Application Guide (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/424/SF424_RR_Guide_General_Adobe_VerB.pdf), except where instructed in this funding opportunity announcement to do otherwise. Conformance to the requirements in the Application Guide is required and strictly enforced. Applications that are out of compliance with these instructions may be delayed or not accepted for review.
Companion Funding Opportunity: PA-12-293, R01 Research - Project Grant; PA-12-294, R03 - Small Grant Program.
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