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This standard operating procedure (SOP) includes the following sections: Purpose, Procedure, Contacts, and Links.
To identify the basic purpose, scope, and objectives of the project.
NIH regulations require that NIH institutes and centers obtain peer review of each R&D contract project concept before issuing a solicitation for biomedical and behavioral research (42 CFR 52h.10). The concept identifies the basic purpose, scope and objectives of the project. Exceptions to this requirement are detailed in NIH Manual Issuance 6315-1, item E.1(a)(3).
Contracting Officer's Representative (COR)
Contracting Officer (CO)
NIAID Director or Designee
Offerors, see the Office of Acquisitions staff listing for the appropriate contract specialist.
Contact for NIAID Staff—for contract questions
Contact for NIAID Staff—for initiative development questions
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Concepts: Potential Opportunities
NIAID Funding Web site
Concept Development SOP
Last Updated July 16, 2014
Last Reviewed May 24, 2012