NIAID Funding News


NIAID Funding News provides funding, policy, and other information to NIAID's extramural research community and Institute staff. You can subscribe directly by entering your email address at Email Updates and then selecting your subscription topics. Visit Stay Informed About Policy Changes and News for more opportunities to connect with us.

Certain codes in your summary statement can indicate an award restriction or bar to award, which can block you from funding until you resolve underlying scientific review concerns about human subjects involvement, human subjects inclusion, or animal welfare in your application.

Vertebrate animal

Opportunities and Resources

The network will conduct clinical and field studies of endemic zoonotic and vector-borne diseases that have the greatest potential to become pandemic threats, develop reagents for the broader research community, and during an outbreak mount a rapid and effective research response.

Established in 2013 as a joint effort between NIH and the South African Medical Research Council, the U.S.-South Africa Program for Collaborative Biomedical Research continues into Phase 2 with four new funding opportunity announcements.

NIH reissued the parent fellowship funding opportunity announcements on February 22, 2019, replacing old language about inclusion of children to reflect the Inclusion Across the Lifespan policy.

In The News

Join us next month for the NIAID SBIR/STTR Small Business Workshop 2019 in Los Angeles, California, on May 15 and 16.

The proposed enclave would be responsible for releasing sensitive information collected by NIH during its extramural funding processes through a Special Data Access Agreement.

The April 8, 2019 workshop will introduce the CoreTrustSeal Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements as a new standard for high-level management of data resources.

Advice Corner

If you plan to request $250,000 or less in annual direct costs, excluding facilities and administrative costs, you may be required to structure your application's budget request in $25,000 increments.

Contact Us

Email us at for help navigating NIAID’s grant and contract policies and procedures.