Exploratory Multi-Site Palliative Care Research in Diverse Populations Utilizing the Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC) Group (R21)

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United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Upper  $275,000 USD

The number of awards is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications. The combined budget for direct costs, excluding consortia F&A, for the two yearproject period may not exceed $275,000. No more than $200,000 in direct costs may be requested in any single year. The maximum project period is 2 years.


The purpose of this initiative is to stimulate research that enhances the knowledge-base of palliative care science across diverse populations receiving end-of-life and palliative care(EOLPC) through multi-site clinical research that utilizes the infrastructure and resources of the Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC) Group. The aim of this Funding Opportunity Announcement is to increase the knowledge of EOLPC science across diverse populations; add to the common data core regarding EOLPC; and build collaborative, interdisciplinary science.

Components of Participating Organizations:
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)

Upcoming Deadlines

30 Oct 2016 (Anticipated) – Letter of Intent (Sponsor deadline – not required)

30 Nov 2016 (Anticipated) – Application (Sponsor deadline – required)

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