NIAAA ACCEPTANCE OF TYPE 2 CAREER DEVELOPMENT (K-SERIES) APPLICATIONS

RELEASE DATE:  November 10, 2003

NOTICE: NOT-AA-04-001 - (See Notice NOT-AA-08-002)

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
 (http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/)

PURPOSE: This notice is to inform potential applicants of changes in 
NIAAA policy regarding the acceptance of competing continuation (Type 
2) applications for Career Development (K-series) awards.

1. NIAAA will no longer accept competing continuation (Type 2) 
applications for the K05 Senior Scientist Award       
(http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-00-021.html),
and the K07 Academic Career Award  
(http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-00-005.html).

2. NIAAA will accept competing continuation (Type 2) applications for 
one additional five-year period for the K02 Independent Scientist Award  
(http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-00-020.html), and the 
K24 Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research 
(http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-00-005.html).

3. Other K-series Career Development awards supported by NIAAA (K01, 
K08, K18, K23, K25) remain non-renewable, as indicated in the 
respective program announcements.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This change is effective for applications submitted for 
the March 1, 2004 receipt date.

WHERE TO SEND INQUIRIES REGARDING THIS ANNOUCEMENT:

Inquiries about review procedures or other policy issues for NIAAA 
Career Development (K-series) awards should be directed to:

Eugene G. Hayunga, Ph.D.
Chief, Extramural Project Review Branch
Office of Scientific Affairs 
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism 
6000 Executive Boulevard, Suite 409, MSC 7003 
Bethesda, MD 20892-7003 (express/courier use Rockville, MD 20852) 
Telephone: (301) 443-4375
Fax: (301) 443-6077
e-mail: ehayunga@mail.nih.gov

Inquiries about fiscal matters pertaining to Career Development (K-
series) awards should be directed to:

Judy Fox (formerly, Simons)
Chief, Grants Management Branch
Office of Planning and Resource Management
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
6000 Executive Boulevard, Suite 504, MSC 7003
Bethesda, MD 20892-7003 Telephone: (301) 443-4704 
Fax: (301) 443-3891 
e-mail: jsimons@willco.niaaa.nih.gov

Inquiries about specific research objectives and other scientific 
aspects of the NIAAA Career Development (K-series) awards should be 
directed to the program official(s) indicated in the appropriate 
announcement.


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