Future Research Initiatives (Concept Clearances)

Concepts represent early planning stages for initiatives in which NIDCR seeks to support research in an understudied and significant area of science. Council approval does not guarantee that a concept will become a program announcement (PA), request for applications (RFA), or request for proposals (RFP). NIDCR bases this determination on scientific and programmatic priorities balan​ced with the amount of funds available.

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May 2019

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September 2018

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May 2018

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January 2018

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September 2017

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January 2017

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Past Concept Clearances

September 2016

May 2016

January 2016

September 2015

January 2015

September 2014

May 2014

January 2014

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Last Reviewed
July 2018