NIDDK Funding Opportunity

L40 Loan Repayment Program for Pediatric Research, L40 Loan Repayment Program for Pediatric Researchers

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Pediatric Research (LRP-PR)

This Notice replaces NOT-OD-12-125, and provides program specific information for Extramural Pediatric Research Loan Repayment Program (LRP-PR).  The overall purpose of the extramural LRP is the recruitment and retention of highly qualified health professionals as research investigators to careers in research.  Additional detailed Information about each LRP is provided at  The NIH invites qualified health professionals who contractually agree to engage in NIH mission-relevant research for at least two years, and who agree to engage in such research for at least 20 hours per week based on a 40-hour work week, to apply for participation in the extramural LRP.  Extramural LRPs provide for the repayment of educational loan debt of up to $35,000 annually for qualified health professionals performing research within the mission of NIH at domestic, non-profit, or government entities.  LRP applications will be accepted annually from September 1 through November 15, 8:00 p.m. EST.  Applications must be submitted electronically using the NIH Loan Repayment Program Website,

Full AnnouncementNOT-OD-13-083
Notice(s) for this Opportunity
Application Due Date

Annually from September 1 through November 15, at 8:00 PM EST.​

NIDDK Program ContactFrancisco Calvo, Ph.D.

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