Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

NCRR Research Education Grant in Laboratory Animal Medicine (R25)

Office of Grant Writing & Publications

202 Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

573 882-9500 phone
573 884-8371 fax

Limited Submission Announcement

The National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), National Institutes of Health (NIH), solicits Research Education Grant (R25) applications to provide research education for veterinarians interested in pursuing a career in Laboratory Animal Medicine. The objective is to prepare veterinarians to be competent and proficient in the field of Laboratory Animal Medicine in support of biomedical investigations with emphasis on performing collaborative research, and development and maintenance of animal models in support of translational research activities.

Because MU is limited to one application for this program, letters of intent must be submitted to the Office of Research,, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, 2010. Letters of intent should be limited to a 3-page summary of the proposed program, including 1) an overview of the research training program, 2) plans for recruiting students into the program, including students from underrepresented groups, and 3) plans for program evaluation.


Up to $112,000/year for each participant. The total direct costs may not exceed $224,000 per participant for 2 years. No more than 3 participants per award for the total period of the grant, which may not exceed 5 years.

Campus Deadline for Letter of Intent:

4:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, 2010

External Deadlines:

May 13, 2010


URL for more information:

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