Notice to clarify the eligibility requirements for NIDA’s Early Career Award in Chemistry of Drug Abuse and Addiction (ECHEM) award (PAS-07-327)

Notice Number: NOT-DA-08-016

Key Dates
Release Date:  April 30, 2008

Issued by
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), (http://www.nida.nih.gov)

The purpose of this notice is to clarify eligibility requirements of the Early Career Award in Chemistry of Drug Abuse and Addiction (ECHEM) (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAS-07-327.html) award for potential applicants.  Investigators who fulfill the NIH definition of New Investigator are encouraged to apply. 

In general, a Program Director/Principal Investigator (PD/PI) is considered a New Investigator if he/she has not previously competed successfully as PD/PI for a significant NIH independent research award.  Specifically, a PD/PI is identified as a New Investigator if he/she has not previously competed successfully for an NIH-supported research project other than the following small or early stage research awards:

Training-Related and Mentored Career Awards

Instrumentation, Construction, Education, or Meeting Awards

Inquiries

Rao Rapaka, Ph.D.
Chief
Chemistry and Physiological Systems Research Branch
Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse
6001 Executive Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: 301-435-1304
FAX: 301-594-6043
E-mail. rrapaka@nida.nih.gov


Weekly TOC for this Announcement
NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices


Office of Extramural Research (OER) - Home Page Office of Extramural
Research (OER)
  National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Home Page National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
  Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) - Home Page Department of Health
and Human Services (HHS)
  USA.gov - Government Made Easy


Note: For help accessing PDF, RTF, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Audio or Video files, see Help Downloading Files.