Grant Deadlines


Upcoming NIH Grant Deadlines

Activity Codes Program Description Cycle I Cycle II Cycle III Application Form
Application Receipt Dates
P Series
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revisions
Program Project Grants and Center Grants Jan 25 May 25 Sept 25 SF424 (R&R)
R18, U18
R25

All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision

Research Demonstration
Education Projects

Jan 25 May 25 Sept 25 SF424 (R&R)

T Series

D Series
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision

Institutional National Research
   Service Awards
Other Training Grants

NOTE: Applicants should check with the relevant Institute or Center (IC), since some do not accept T series applications for all three receipt/review/award cycles. Applicants should refer to the IC Table of Contacts for information for each IC's scientific/research contact for the NRSA T32 program.
Jan 25 May 25 Sept 25 SF424 (R&R)

C06/UC6
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision

Construction Grants Jan 25 May 25 Sept 25 SF424 (R&R)

G07, G08, G11, G12, G13, G20, R24, S06, S11, S21, S22, SC1, SC2, SC3, UG1, U10, U19, U24, U2C, U41, U42, U45, U54, U56
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision

Other Activity Codes Jan 25 May 25 Sept 25 SF424 (R&R)
R01
new
Research Grants Feb 5 June 5 Oct 5 SF424 (R&R)
U01
new
Research Grants - Cooperative Agreements Feb 5 June 5 Oct 5 SF424 (R&R)
K series
new
Research Career Development Feb 12 June 12 Oct 12 SF424 (R&R)
R03, R21, R33, R21/R33, R34, R36, UH2, UH3, UH2/UH3
new
Other Research Grants and Cooperative Agreements

Feb 16\

See NOT-OD-15-057

June 16 Oct 16 SF424 (R&R)
R15
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision
Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) Feb 25 June 25 Oct 25 SF424 (R&R)
R01
renewal, resubmission, revision
Research Grants Mar 5 July 5 Nov 5 SF424 (R&R)
U01
renewal, resubmission, revision
Research Grants - Cooperative Agreements Mar 5 July 5 Nov 5 SF424 (R&R)
K series
renewal, resubmission, revision
Research Career Development Mar 12 July 12 Nov 12 SF424 (R&R)

R03, R21, R33, R21/R33, R34, R36, UH2, UH3, UH2/UH3
renewal, resubmission, revision

Other Research Grants and Cooperative Agreements Mar 16 July 16 Nov 16 SF424 (R&R)
F Series Fellowships (except F31 Diversity)
new, renewal, resubmission

Individual National Research Service Awards (Standard)

(see NRSA Training Page)

April 8 Aug 8 Dec 8 SF424 (R&R)
R13, U13
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision
Conference Grants and Conference Cooperative Agreements April 12 Aug 12 Dec 12 SF424 (R&R)
F31 Diversity Fellowships
new, renewal, resubmission

Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (F31) to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research  

(see NRSA Training Page)

April 13 Aug 13 Dec 13 SF424 (R&R)

R41, R42

R43, R44, U43, U44,
All - new, renewal, resubmission, revision, AIDS and AIDS-related

SB1, UB1

Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)*
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)*

Commercialization Readiness Pilot (CRP) Program*

Note: New due dates effective on/after September 5, 2015 (NOT-OD-15-038).

Sept 5 Jan 5 April 5 SF424 (R&R)

If you do not see your activity code, check your Funding Opportunity Announcement or the Activity Code Database.

Activity Codes Program Description Application Instructions Cycle I  Due Date Cycle II Due Date Cycle III       Due Date
All Activity Codes Cited Above
new, renewal, resubmission, revision

AIDS and AIDS-Related Applications

*Effective. Sept 5, 2015 - N/A for SBIR/STTR Applications using Standard Due Dates


NOTE: See Key Dates section of funding opportunity announcement to determine if AIDS dates apply.

Based on Activity Code  May 7 Sept 7 Jan 7
Review and Award Schedule
Cycle I Cycle II Cycle III
Scientific Merit Review June – July October – November February – March
Advisory Council Review August or October* January May
Earliest Project Start Date* September or December* April July
       
*SBIR/STTR, CRP Only      
Scientific Merit Review October - November February - March June - July
Advisory Council Round January May August
Earliest Project Start Date April July September or December*

Notes:

The actual date of the Advisory Council may occur in the month before or after the month listed.  For example, some ICs may actually hold the January Advisory Council meeting in February or the October Advisory Council meeting in September.

Awarding components may not always be able to honor the requested start date of an application.  Before incurring any pre-award obligations or expenditures applicants should be aware of NIH policy governing pre-award costs prior to receiving a Notice of Award.  See the NIH Grants Policy Statement.

* Advisory Council Round for Cycle I applications (Cycle III for SBIR/STTR) may be August or October, and their earliest project start date may be September or December respectively.