Pilot Grants in Behavioral and Social Science of Aging

02/17/97

PILOT GRANTS IN BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OF AGING

NIH Guide, Volume 26, Number 5, February 14, 1997

PA AVAILABLE: PAR-97-037

P.T. 34; K.W. 0710010, 0404000

National Institute on Aging

PURPOSE

The Behavioral and Social Research Program (BSR) of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) is seeking small grant (R03) applications to stimulate and facilitate research in underdeveloped topics in the behavioral and social sciences of aging. This Small Grant (R03) Program provides support for pilot research that is likely to lead to a subsequent individual research project grant (R01) or a First Independent Research Support and Transition (FIRST) (R29) award application and/or a significant advancement of aging research. These R03 projects include, but are not limited to, research that is innovative and/or high risk.

HEALTHY PEOPLE 2000

The Public Health Service (PHS) is committed to achieving the health promotion and disease prevention objectives of "Healthy People 2000," a PHS-led national activity for setting priority areas. This Program Announcement, Pilot Grants in Behavioral and Social Science of Aging, is related to is related to several priority areas applicable to aging. Potential applicants may obtain a copy of "Healthy People 2000" (Full Report: Stock No. 017-001-00474-0 or Summary Report: Stock No. 017-001-00473-1) through the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402-9325 (telephone 202-512-1800).

INQUIRIES

The PA, which describes the research objectives, application procedures, review considerations, and award criteria for this solicitation, may be obtained electronically through the NIH Grant Line (data line 301/402-2221), the NIH GOPHER (gopher.nih.gov), and the NIH Website (http://www.nih.gov), and by mail and email from the program contact listed below.

Jared B. Jobe, Ph.D.
Behavioral and Social Research Program
National Institute on Aging
Gateway Building, Room 533
Bethesda, MD 20892-9205
Telephone: (301) 496-3137
FAX: (301) 402-0051
Email: Jared_Jobe@NIH.GOV (Jared_Jobe@NIH.GOV)

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