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2017 CFAR Administrative Supplements - Please respond by March 31, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Each CFAR can submit ONE application.  The Duke CFAR has an internal review process to submit the most competitive application, so if you are interested in submitting, please reply to this email with a few sentences on the topic.

If you are interested in applying for a CFAR Supplement, please reply by Friday, March 31st.


Dear CFAR Directors, Administrators, and Investigators,

The NIH is interested in supplement applications from CFARs in the following scientific area:

Effect of the Opioid Epidemic on HIV/HCV Infection in Rural and Other Non-urban America (max $150K DC)

Click here for the CFAR supplement announcement for more details on the above scientific area of interest.   

The key aspects of this funding opportunity are:

  • The deadline for applications to be received at NIAID is May 22, 2017
  • Budget requests vary depending on the scientific area 
  • Funding will be for one year                                                               
  • Project directors must be early career investigators or established investigators in non-HIV fields who have never received an R01 in HIV/AIDS
  • One application is allowed per CFAR per scientific area of interest
  • The earliest anticipated start date is 6/30/17 but may be delayed due to administrative issues

Please note that the number of applications that will be funded for this administrative supplement announcement will be based on funding availability, scientific merit, and program balance.  Applications must align with the NIH HIV/AIDS research priorities (NOT-OD-15-137).