This is a Limited Submission funding opportunity. Please follow the campus procedure outlined below
Title:  Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) - Limited Submission
Agency:  National Institutes of Health
Eligibility:  UCSB may submit one application.
Campus Procedure:   Interested investigators must submit a notice of intent to Kelly Pillsbury at by Thursday, November 23rd, at 5 p.m. The notice should include: 1) PI Name, 2) Potential Collaborators; If more than one potential project is identified, pre-proposals will be requested and a review process will be developed. Please contact Meredith Murr, ext. 3925 or with any questions about the program or campus process.
Summary:  This program supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on Research Experiences and Courses for Skills Development. Applications are encouraged from research-intensive institutions that propose to equip recent baccalaureate science graduates from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical sciences with the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue Ph.D. degrees in these fields. The program provides support for extensive research experiences and well-designed courses for skills development aimed at preparing individuals from underrepresented backgrounds to complete doctoral degrees. The over-arching goal of this NIGMS R25 program is to support educational activities that enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce. Total direct costs are limited to $400K per year, for a maximum of five years.
Solicitation Number:  PAR-17-051
Agency Contact:  Michael Bender, 301-594-0943,
Area(s):  Educ, Eng, MLPS, SS
Selected Team(s):  
Notes:  OR has not received any notices of intent. Contact if you are interested in submitting.