BRAIN Initiative: Early Stage Next-Gen Human Brain Imaging

Deadline
Jan 20, 2017
OPPORTUNITY NO.
RFA-EB-17-001
MECHANISM
R01 (also available: U01)
RESEARCH AREA(S)
SYNOPSIS

BRAIN Initiative: Proof of Concept Development of Early Stage Next Generation Human Brain Imaging (R01)

This funding opportunity announcement (FOA), in support of the NIH Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative, aims to support early stage development of entirely new and novel noninvasive human brain imaging technologies and methods that will lead to transformative advances in our understanding of the human brain. The FOA solicits unusually bold and potentially transformative approaches and supports small scale, proof of concept development based on exceptionally innovative, original and/or unconventional concepts. 

Deadlines:

  • Pre-Application Submission: Dec. 20, 2016
  • Application Submission: 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization, Jan. 20, 2017

Companion Opportunity:

ELIGIBILITY

Any individual(s) with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) is invited to work with his/her organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support.