Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

The National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) solicits

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 General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) solicits applications to maintain and enhance the PSI (Protein Structure Initiative): Biology Knowledgebase in support of PSI: Biology projects. As a central information hub, the Knowledgebase plays a critical role in making the research of PSI:Biology widely available to other scientists and performs outreach activities to inform and solicit input from the scientific community to increase the impact of PSI: Biology. The awardee will become part of the PSI:Biology network Steering Committee and will work jointly with other investigators and NIH staff to manage the overall PSI:Biology initiative.

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 include a summary of plans for 1) maintaining and enhancing the PSI-Structural Genomics Knowledgebase or its successor in support of the PSI:Biology initiative, 2) project management, 3) training, and 4) resource sharing.


Up to $14,000,000. Up to $2.8 million total costs per year for up to five years..

MU Deadline:

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

Sponsor Deadlines:

Optional letter of intent due June 17, 2009
Full proposals due by July 17, 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