MBRS Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25)

Application Due Date: 2013-01-07  |  Post Date: 2009-10-09  |  Funding Number: PAR-10-004


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Description: The Minority Biomedical Research Support (MBRS) Program was created in response to a legislative mandate of increasing the participation of underrepresented (UR) minority faculty, investigators and students engaged in biomedical and behavioral research, and to broaden the opportunities for their participation in biomedical and behavioral research. To accomplish this goal, the Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) program provides institutional grants to establish research education programs at minority-serving institutions that will increase the preparation and skills of UR students in the biomedical and behavioral sciences as they academically advance in the pursuit of the Ph.D. degree in these fields.

Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Award Floor: None
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: N
CFDA Number: 93.859
Funding Instrument Type: G

Eligible Applicants:
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Others