NIAID Resources for NIH Virtual Grants Conference Attendees

NIAID at the NIH Virtual Grants Conference attendees, use the following list of key resources on the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) website.

Learn about NIAID’s areas of science, research grants, contracts, and how to contact staff. You can also use the website navigation and search shown above for more options. 

About the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

NIAID Role in Research. NIAID leads research to understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases. Explore relevant areas of science at Diseases & Conditions and Disciplines & Approaches.

NIAID Organization. Learn about NIAID organizational structure and scientific research divisions. Find contact information at the bottom of the page.

Resources for Researchers. Find reagents, model organisms, specimens, tissue samples, data sets, and more.

Research Grants

Know the Rules. All NIH applicants and grantees must follow instructions, guidance, and rules in the NIH Grants Policy Statement and NIH Guide.

Find a Funding Opportunity. Covers NIAID research priorities, opportunities, timelines, and award types such as:

Apply for a Grant. Find guidance and advice to determine your eligibility, prepare your application, and submit. Don’t miss our Sample Applications.

After You Submit an Application. Track your application and check NIAID paylines.

Review Process. Get details on the First-Level Peer Review process and our Advisory Council.

Manage Your Award. Know what to do after you get a grant, how to apply for a renewal, and when to file your annual and final reports.


Contract Solicitations. Find opportunities for R&D contracts and other NIAID acquisitions. Get an overview of the research and development contracting process. 

Contracts Rules & Policies. Reference links for offerors and contractors. 

Stay Informed

NIAID Funding News. Our publication shares funding, policy, and other information for NIAID's extramural research community and Institute staff. To subscribe at NIAID Email Updates, open the Research Funding category and choose Funding News.

Special Announcements. Find NIAID-relevant NIH Guide announcements and policy changes. We post grant Opportunities on a separate list.

NIAID Contacts

Contact Us. NIAID’s main contact page is for all audiences.

Contacting Program Officers and Grants Management Specialists. Applicants and grantees, use this guide to find the right contact for each stage of the process.

Contact the Office of Acquisitions for questions about NIAID contracts or solicitations.

NIAID Social Media Accounts. Connect with us on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, and more. Use the #NIHsem hashtag during the event. for your questions about NIAID webpages or NIAID Funding News.

More Information

Go to our main NIAID at the NIH Virtual Grants Conference page and learn more about NIH Seminars. Email with any questions about NIH seminars.

Learn when and how to Contact NIAID Program Officers and Grants Management Specialists.

Direct your general questions about NIAID research funding to

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