Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to discuss their proposed projects with an NIH Institute or Center (IC) representative prior to preparing an application. NIH representatives can provide guidance regarding 1) the suitability of the project towa rds supporting the mission of the IC, 2) the most appropriate funding mechanism for the proposed work, and 3) whether or not the IC would encourage submittal.
All of the announcements that are listed above have lists of NIH review, program, and grants management staff. If your proposed ideas does not fit within the context of the above FOAs, we suggest contacting some of the NIH program staff members linked to below to identify the best way to submit your application.
R01 Funding Contacts