National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Posted Date July14, 2011
Open Date (Earliest Submission Date) October 22, 2011
Letter of Intent Due Date October 22, 2011
Application Due Date(s) November 22, 2011, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.
AIDS Application Due Date(s) Not Applicable
Scientific Merit Review February/March, 2012
Advisory Council Review May 2012
Earliest Start Date(s) July 1, 2012
Expiration Date November 23, 2011
This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) issued by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health, invites applications for pediatric scientist research career development (K12) programs. The program will be responsible for identifying pediatricians who have completed their clinical training and have promising research potential, and for matching them with established mentors with a strong record of research productivity. The program will develop guidelines for mentoring and career development in order to promote the successful transition of the candidates into independent research careers in academic settings.