U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
 

 Staff Contacts

 

Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases

Digestive Diseases and Nutrition (including Obesity)

Kidney, Urologic and Hematologic Diseases

Office of Minority Health Research Coordination

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Eligibility by Career Level

​Newly Independent Investigator
The NIDDK provides additional research funding for investigators who recently achieved independence by receiving their first R01.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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​​Awards that are for the training or career development of a single applicant.​
 

 Individual Awards

 

Individual Awards

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R25 Education Projects
​Support to develop and/or implement a program as it relates to a category in one or more of the areas of education, information, training, technical assistance, coordination, or evaluation.​
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SC1 Research Enhancement Award
Supports individual investigator-initiated research projects aimed at developing researchers at minority-serving institutions to a stage where they can transition successfully to other extramural support (R01 or equivalent).​
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Awards that are under the direction of a senior faculty member who is responsible for selecting trainees or scholars. View our​ institutional training program locations​.​
 

 Institutional Awards

 

Institutional Awards

Funding MechanismDescriptionMore Information
S06 Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH)
​Supports partnerships between American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribes or tribally-based organizations and institutions that conduct intensive academic-level biomedical, behavioral and health services research.​
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SC2 Pilot Research Project
Supports individual investigator-initiated pilot research projects for faculty at minority-serving institutions to generate preliminary data for a more ambitious research project.​
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X01 Resource Access Program
​Invites eligible institutions to seek access to NIH research resources. This includes programs where institutions will request access to submit to the resource. It also includes programs where access to a NIH research resource is needed to conduct research.
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Awards to support a diverse scientific workforce.​
 

 Diversity Awards

 

Diversity Awards

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See About Funding Mechanisms for an overview of mechanisms commonly used by NIDDK to fund researchers.​​​​​​​​  If you think you may qualify as a New Investigator, or an Early Stage Investigator, review the New and Early Stage Investigator page.​​