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
11/24/2015Revision Applications for Validation of Mobile/Wireless Health Tools for Measurement and Intervention (R01) (Summary) PA-16-043
11/20/2015Advancing Erythroid Cell Biology (R01) (Summary) PA-16-039
11/20/2015Psychosocial and Behavioral Mechanisms in Bariatric Surgery (R01) (Summary) RFA-DK-16-017
11/19/2015Development of New Technologies and Bioengineering Solutions for the Advancement of Cell Replacement Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes (R43/R44) (Summary) RFA-DK-16-004
11/6/2015Ancillary Studies to Major Ongoing Clinical Research Studies to Advance Areas of Scientific Interest within the Mission of the NIDDK (R01) (Summary) PAR-16-034
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Technology Advancement and Transfer

Material transfer agreements, technology licensing, and public/private collaborations
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