Vaccines: Preventing M. tuberculosis Infection and/or TB

Deadline
Mar 2, 2017
OPPORTUNITY NO.
RFA-AI-16-079
MECHANISM
R01
RESEARCH AREA(S)
SYNOPSIS

Partnerships for Development of Vaccines to Prevent Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection and/or Tuberculosis Disease

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to solicit research applications for milestone-driven projects focused on establishing proof-of-concept for and/or preclinical development of lead candidate vaccines targeting infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) and/or tuberculosis disease (TB).   

Deadlines:

  • Pre-Application Submission: Feb. 2, 2017
  • Application Submission: 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization, Mar. 2, 2017
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.