Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

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 Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) invites applications for Silvio O. Conte Digestive Diseases Research Core Centers (DDRCCs) (P30). The The purpose of this Centers program is to bring together, on a cooperative basis, basic science and clinical investigators to enhance the effectiveness of their research related to digestive and/or liver diseases and their complications.

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, June 12, 2009. Letters of intent should be limited to three pages and should briefly summarize 1) an overview of plans for the center, 2) the NIDDK-supported and other researchers expected to use the center, 3) the clinical component, and, if applicable, 4) pilot and feasibility (P/F) program and enrichment program.


$3,750,000. The total project period for an application submitted in response to this funding opportunity may not exceed five years. Direct costs are limited to $750,000 per year.

MU Deadline:

4:00 p.m., Friday, June 12, 2009

Sponsor Deadlines:

Optional letters of intent due October 12, 2009; Proposals due November 9, 2009

URL for more information:

This notice is being sent to deans, directors, and chairs in health and life science disciplines. Please forward it to other faculty members who may be interested.

All limited submission announcements can be tracked by deadline via the Calendar at or by announcement date via the Limited Submissions listing at