High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program

NIH Director's Awards

Four unique NIH Director's awards are available for exceptionally creative scientists who propose highly innovative approaches with high-impact potential to major challenges in biomedical research:

   

Funding Opportunities

FY Pioneer Award New Innovator
Award
Transformative
Research Award
Early Independence
Award
2018 RFA-RM-17-005
Closed September 1, 2017
RFA-RM-17-006
Closed September 8, 2017
RFA-RM-17-007
Closed September 15, 2017
RFA-RM-17-008
Closed September 22, 2017
 

See NOT-OD-17-106 & NOT-OD-17-111 for NIH response to Hurricane Harvey
See NOT-OD-17-113 for NIH response to Hurricane Irma

Join our Listserv or contact us at
     PioneerAwards@mail.nih.gov
     NewInnovatorAwards@mail.nih.gov
     Transformative_Awards@mail.nih.gov
     EarlyIndependence@od.nih.gov

This page last reviewed on December 14, 2017