Research Training & Career Development Program

The NIDCR research training and career development programs span the career stages of scientists. Training support is provided for basic, clinical, behavioral, and other research related to the NIDCR mission. NIDCR supports both individual and institutional research training and career development awards.

Staff Contacts

Funding Opportunity Announcements

Title Staff contact Opportunity number Activity Code Application due date
NIH Blueprint Program for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education Experiences (R25) RFA-NS-19-007 R25
Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-906 C06, D43, D71
Administrative Supplements to Promote Diversity in Small Businesses-SBIR/STTR (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-837 R41, R42, R43
Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-591 C06, D43, D71
Administrative Supplements for Research on Dietary Supplements (Admin. Supp.- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-817 C06
NIH Directors Transformative Research Award (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-RM-18-009 D71, R01
NIH Directors New Innovator Award Program (DP2 - Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-RM-18-008 DP2
Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-591 C06, D43, D71
Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2/R00 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-18-740 R00, SI2
Limited Competition: Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD) Initiative Phase II (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-RM-18-006 U54
Administrative Supplements for Research on Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (Admin Supp) PA-18-713 C06, D43, D71
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31) PA-18-671 F31
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32) PA-18-670 F32
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellowship for Students at Institutions with NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30) PA-18-668 F30
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31) PA-18-666 F31
Administrative Supplement for Research on Sex/Gender Influences (Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-658 DP1, DP2, DP4
National Research Mentoring Network: The Science of Mentoring, Networking, and Navigating Career Transition Points (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-RM-18-004 U01
National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) Coordination Center (U24 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-RM-18-003 U24
National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) Resource Center (U24 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-RM-18-002 U24
PHS 2018-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42] Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-576 R41, R42
PHS 2018-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42] Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-575 R41, R42
PHS 2018-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, and FDA for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44] Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-574 R43, R44
Training Modules to Enhance the Rigor and Reproducibility of Biomedical Research (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-GM-18-002 R25
Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (U01 - Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-18-646 U01
NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (Parent R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-648 R13
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellowship for Students at Institutions Without NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30) PA-16-306 F30
NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-398 K99, R00
NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 - Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-397 K99, R00
NIDCR Dual Degree Dentist Scientist Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-16-156 K99, R00
Administrative Supplements for Research on Dietary Supplements (Admin Supp) PA-17-307 P30, P40, P50
NIDCR Dentist Scientist Career Transition Award for Intramural Investigators (K22-Clinical Trial Required) PAR-18-360 K22
NIDCR Mentored Career Development Award to Promote Diversity in the Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research Workforce (K01-Clinical Trial Required) PAR-18-359 K01
Emerging Global Leader Award (K43) PAR-17-001 K43
Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Research Advancement Award (SC1) PAR-16-439 SC1
Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Pilot Project Award (SC2) PAR-16-438 SC2
Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 - No Independent Clinical Trials) PA-18-396 K25
Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 - Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-395 K25
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 - Independent Clinical Trials Not Allowed) PA-18-375 K23
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 - Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-374 K23
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 - No Independent Clinical Trials) PA-18-373 K08
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 - Independent Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-372 K08
Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02 - Independent Clinical Trials Not Allowed) PA-18-371 K02
Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02 - Independent Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-370 K02
Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01 -Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-369 K01
Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01 - Clinical Trial Required) PA-18-363 K01
NIDCR Dental Specialty and PhD Program (DSPP)(K12-Clinical Trials Not Allowed) RFA-DE-18-012 K12
NIDCR Dual Degree Dentist Scientist Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00-Clinical Trial Required) PAR-18-432 K99, R00
Academic Research Enhancement Award (Parent R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-504 R15
NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-489 R21
NIH Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-18-484 R01
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (K18 - No Independent Clinical Trials) PAR-18-349 K18
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (K18 Clinical Trial Required) PAR-17-486 K18
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32) PA-16-307 F32
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31 - Diversity) PA-16-308 F31
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31) PA-16-309 F31
Tools for Cell Line Identification (R43/R44) PA-16-186 R43, R44
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Senior Fellowship (Parent F33) PA-16-310 F33
NIDCR Mentored Career Development Award to Promote Diversity in the Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research Workforce (K01) PAR-16-321 K01
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Award in Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research for Mid-Career and Senior Investigators (K18) PAR-16-179 K18
NIDCR Small Research Grants for Oral Health Data Analysis and Statistical Methodology Development (R03) PAR-15-344 R03
NIDCR Dentist Scientist Career Transition Award for Intramural Investigators (K22) PAR-16-140 K22
Emerging Global Leader Award (K43) PAR-17-001 K43
Change of Grantee Organization (Type 7 Parent) PA-16-285 C06, D43, D71
Successor-in-Interest (Type 6 Parent) PA-16-286 C06, D43, D71
Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers (Admin Supp) PA-16-289 DP1, DP2, DP3
NIDCR Small Grant Program for New Investigators (R03) PAR-16-409 R03
SBIR Technology Transfer (R43/R44) PA-15-354 R43, R44
Development and Commercialization of Technologies to Create, Characterize or Improve Animal Models of Human Disease (R43/R44) PA-16-180 R43, R44
Development and Commercialization of Technologies to Create, Characterize or Improve Animal Models of Human Disease (R41/R42) PA-16-181 R41, R42
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellowship for Students at Institutions With NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30) PA-16-305 F30