Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

NIH Team-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education (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 Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) and the Eunice K. Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), encourages applications for the Team-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education (R25) program. Applications are sought from institutions that propose to establish new or to enhance existing team-based design courses in undergraduate Biomedical Engineering departments or programs. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) targets undergraduate students at the senior level but may also include junior undergraduates and first-year graduate students. Courses that address innovative and/or ground-breaking development, multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary training, and diversity recruitment are especially encouraged.

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 Friday, April 9, 2010. Letters of intent should be limited to 3 pages and should include 1) target area(s) and target students, 2) the goals and objectives of the program, 3) a description of planned courses or activities, and 4) the evaluation plan.


Budgets for direct costs of up to $40,000 per year and project durations of up to five years may be requested.

Campus Deadline for Letter of Intent:

4:00 p.m., Friday, April 9, 2010

External Deadlines:

Optional letters of intent due April 19, 2010.
Applications due May 18, 2010.


URL for more information:

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