NIH Director's Transformative Research Award (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional)

The NIH Director's Transformative Research Award supports individual scientists or groups of scientists proposing groundbreaking, exceptionally innovative, original, and/or unconventional research with the potential to create new scientific paradigms, establish entirely new and improved clinical approaches, or develop transformative technologies. Applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and in any topic relevant to the broad mission of NIH are welcome. Little or no preliminary data are expected. Projects must clearly demonstrate the potential to produce a major impact in a broad area of biomedical or behavioral research. The NIH Director’s Transformative Research Award is a component of the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program of the NIH Common Fund.

Applications due by 5:00pm on the application due date.

Application Due Date

Friday, September 21, 2018

Link to External Announcement

https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-RM-18-009.html