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Limited Submission Announcement

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National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25)

Campus Deadline:


External Deadline:

May 25, 2018 5:00 p.m. C.T.

Web Address:


Funding Amount:

Application budgets are not limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the project.


Only one application per institution is allowed for the RISE program.

The over-arching goal of this NIGMS R25 program is to support education activities which enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce.  To accomplished the stated over-arching goal, the FOA will support creative education activities with a primary focus on:

  • Research Experiences: For example, for undergraduate students: to provide hands-on exposure to research, to reinforce their intent to graduate with a science degree, and/or graduate students: to provide research experiences and related training.
  • Courses for Skills Development: For example, advanced courses in a specific discipline or research area, clinical procedures for research or specialized research techniques.

Post Date: 04/09/18