NIH Information

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.  Helping to lead the way toward important medical discoveries that improve people's health and save lives, NIH scientists investigate ways to prevent disease as well as the causes, treatments, and even cures for common and rare diseases.  Composed of 27 Institutes and Centers, the NIH provides Leadership and financial support to researchers in every state and throughout the world.

Have an idea for an application?  Here is some helpful information for communicating with the Program Officials of the NIH Population Dynamics Branch.

We have created an NIH Checklist to help you prepare your grants.

Helpful Links for NIH Application Submissions:

Parent R01
Parent R21
Parent R03
Parent K01
NIH Electronic Application Guide (SF424)
eRA Commons

NIH Application Due Dates: