Program Summary

Program Summary

The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) requests applications for the NIAMS Resource-based Centers Program (P30) for rheumatic diseases research areas within its mission. The Resource-based Centers will provide critical research infrastructure, shared facilities, services, and/or resources to groups of investigators conducting research on rheumatic diseases, enabling them to conduct their independently-funded individual and/or collaborative research projects more efficiently and/or more effectively, with the broad overall goal of accelerating, enriching, and enhancing the effectiveness of ongoing basic, translational, and clinical research and promoting new research within the NIAMS mission.

 

NIAMS expects that the Resource-based Center Program will:

  • Efficiently provide critical research infrastructure to advance fields within the NIAMS mission
  • Include Cores that offer resources and services in addition to equipment and other infrastructure
  • Serve basic, translational and/or clinical research
  • Contribute and/or facilitate significant innovations in research and technology
  • Facilitate expansion of research fields within the NIAMS mission
  • Foster innovative exploratory projects and junior investigators
  • Have flexibility to adopt and adapt to emerging needs and opportunities

 

Award Budget: Application budgets are limited to $500K direct costs per year.

Application Limits

Application Limits

University is limited to one proposal.

Additional Information

Deadlines

UIC Letter of Intent
May 15, 2017
UIC Internal Competition
TBD
Sponsor Letter of Intent
N/A
Sponsor Application
October 3, 2017

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent (LOI) Form

 

Depending upon the number of LOIs submitted, OVCR might be required to facilitate an internal peer review process to select UIC’s submission(s) to this program.  White paper instructions will distributed to those who have submitted LOIs.

 

Please contact Natalia Glubisz at RDS@uic.edu or 312-996-8348 with any questions.

 

If an authorized principal investigator is not listed above, please consider the limited competition still open. Contact RDS@uic.edu for further information.