Notice Number: NOT-DA-07-018
Release Date: July 6, 2007
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), (http://www.nida.nih.gov)
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) plans to issue a Request for Applications (RFA) in 2007 for the 2008 NIDA Avant-Garde Award Program for HIV/AIDS. This program will support individual scientists of exceptional creativity who propose approaches in the forefront of drug abuse and HIV/AIDS research Scientists are sought who propose cutting edge – and possibly transformative - approaches to major challenges in biomedical and behavioral research on drug abuse and HIV/AIDS. Approximately 2 to 3 awards of $500,000 in direct costs for up to five years each are anticipated.
This award is meant to support individuals who intend to pursue innovative, high risk-high payoff research directions. The program is not intended simply to expand the funding of an already supported research project.
Direct inquiries regarding this Notice to:
Jacques Normand, Ph.D.
Director, AIDS Research Program
National Institute on Drug Abuse
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