The next round of proposal submission deadlines for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will be in February.

The R21 grant mechanism is intended to encourage exploratory/developmental research by providing support for the early and conceptual stages of project development. The R21 deadline is February 16.

The R03 grant mechanism will support small research projects that can be carried out in a short period of time with limited resources. The R03 deadline is February 16.

The R15 grant mechanism is intended to support meritorious research, expose students to research, and strengthen the research environment of the institution. The R-15 deadline is February 26.

Please contact Research and Sponsored Programs if you have any questions about these programs or are interested in submitting a proposal.