Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
The purpose of the MOSAIC Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00) program is to support a cohort of early career, independent investigators from diverse backgrounds conducting research in NIH mission areas. The long-term goal of this program is to enhance diversity in the basic biomedical sciences research workforce. The MOSAIC K99/R00 program is designed to facilitate a timely transition of outstanding postdoctoral researchers from diverse backgrounds (e.g., see NIHs Interest in Diversity) from their mentored, postdoctoral research positions to independent, tenure-track or equivalent faculty positions at research-intensive institutions. The MOSAIC K99/R00 program will provide independent NIH research support during this transition to help awardees launch competitive, independent research careers. Additionally, MOSAIC K99/R00 scholars will be part of organized scientific cohorts that will be expected to participate in mentoring, networking, and professional development activities coordinated by MOSAIC Institutionally-Focused Research Education Award to Promote Diversity (UE5) grantees.
Funding Opportunity Details
NOT-DK-21-012; NOT-EY-21-008; NOT-DA-21-013; NOT-NS-21-015; NOT-GM-21-007; NOT-AI-20-074; NOT-GM-20-051; NOT-GM-20-049; NOT-GM-20-048; NOT-GM-20-038 NOT-AT-20-019; NOT-OD-20-077; NOT-DE-20-018; NOT-DC-20-002; NOT-ES-20-011; NOT-AA-20-003; NOT-OD-20-058; NOT-HL-19-742; NOT-DA-20-029; NOT-MH-20-015; NOT-LM-20-002; NOT-AG-20-009; NOT-OD-20-031; NOT-OD-20-011; NOT-HG-20-004; NOT-MD-20-003; NOT-NR-19-011; NOT-GM-19-059; NOT-EB-19-020; NOT-OD-19-137; NOT-OD-19-128; NOT-GM-19-058; NOT-GM-19-020; NOT-GM-19-019;
The first standard due date for this FOA is February 12, 2020.
Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.