Bridges to the Doctorate for Underrepresented Students (R25)
The summary for the Bridges to the Doctorate for Underrepresented Students (R25) grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the National Institutes of Health, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Bridges to the Doctorate for Underrepresented Students (R25): -Purpose. The purpose of this funding opportunity to establish partnerships between institutions granting a terminal Master s degree and Ph.D. degree granting institutions to develop programs for Master s degree students with academic potential from groups underrepresented in the biomedical research arena of the country (underrepresented groups) and/or from populations disproportionately affected by health disparities (health disparity populations) to prepare them for successful completion of doctoral degree programs in the sciences relevant of biomedicine. It is anticipated that this initiative will promote effective inter-institutional partnerships to improve the quality and quantity of students from underrepresented groups and/or health disparities populations being trained as the next generation of biomedical research scientists. In addition, it is also anticipated that this initiative will eventually make available to the biomedical science research enterprise of the nation the intellectual talents of an increasing number of underrepresented scientists. -Mechanism of Support. This FOA will use the NIH Research Education (R25) grant mechanism. -The total amount awarded for new, renewal, and continuation awards for the two Bridges to the Future Programs (Bridges to the Doctorate and Bridges to the Baccalaureate) through this announcement is about $14 million per year and it is anticipated that a total of six to nine new awards for the Bridges to the Doctorate will be made each year.
|Federal Grant Title:||Bridges to the Doctorate for Underrepresented Students (R25)|
|Federal Agency Name:||National Institutes of Health|
|Type of Opportunity:||Discretionary|
|Funding Opportunity Number:||PAR-07-040|
|Type of Funding:||Grant|
|CFDA Descriptions:||Biomedical Research and Research Training|
|Current Application Deadline:||No deadline provided|
|Original Application Deadline:||May 19, 2007|
|Posted Date:||Nov 08, 2006|
|Creation Date:||Nov 08, 2006|
|Archive Date:||Jun 18, 2007|
|Total Program Funding:||$14,000,000|
|Maximum Federal Grant Award:|
|Minimum Federal Grant Award:|
|Expected Number of Awards:|
|Cost Sharing or Matching:||No|
- Applicants Eligible for this Grant
- Private institutions of higher education Public and State controlled institutions of higher education Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
- Additional Information on Eligibility
- Foreign institutions are not eligible to apply. A partnership between one or more terminal Master s degree-granting institutions with significant numbers of students from underrepresented groups and /or health disparities populations and a doctoral degree-granting institution with programs in the sciences related to the biomedical and behavioral sciences is required to be eligible to apply for support under the Bridges to the Doctorate program. Institutions with only one or two Ph.D. programs may also participate in the Bridges to the Doctorate program as a Ph.D. degree-granting institution. Each proposed Bridges to the Doctorate program must consist of a partnership between at least two institutions. One must be an institution that offers the terminal Master s degree and a doctoral degree granting institution. Only one of the participating institutions may be designated as the APPLICANT institution. The institution must name the Program Director and submit the application. The institution should be experienced in, and have the infrastructure for managing grants. Each participating institution must name one individual as its Program Coordinator. See announcement for full details.
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