U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Research & Funding for Scientists

​​​​​​NIDDK supports a wide range of medical research through grants to universities and other medical research institutions across the country. The Institute supports government scientists who conduct basic, translational, and clinical research across a broad spectrum of research topics and serious, chronic diseases and conditions related to the Institute's mission. NIDDK also provides scientific resources to scientists for use in their research, and holds meetings where scientists can collaborate with other leaders in their field.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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Research Programs & Contacts

​Research programs and staff contacts for funding seekers​​

Research At NIDDK

​Labs, faculty, and research opportunities located on NIDDK campuses in Maryland and Arizona​​​

Research Resources

​Protocols, repositories, mouse models, plasmids, and more​​

Funding For

Training & Career Development - students, postdocs, and faculty
 
Small B​usiness​ -  resources, contacts, news, and events

Diversi​ty health disparities research and recruitment and training of diverse investigators

Human Subjects Research - opportunities, policies, and resources
 
Translational Research - therapeutic discovery and development
 

 Current Funding Opportunities

 
Posted DateTitleFull Announcement
4/21/2016NIDDK Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) (Summary) PAR-16-211
4/19/2016NIDDK Short-Term Research Experience Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) (R25) (Summary) RFA-DK-16-021
4/19/2016Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25) (Summary) PA-16-194
4/19/2016Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24) (Summary) PA-16-206
4/18/2016Academic Research Enhancement Award (Parent R15) (Summary) PA-16-200
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Technology Advancement and Transfer

Material transfer agreements, technology licensing, and public/private collaborations
10 Tips for Funding Seekers

Tips for Funding Seekers

What you should know before you apply for funding​​