Research Opportunities on Spasmodic Dysphonia (R21)

Application Due Date: 2013-05-07  |  Post Date: 2010-03-30  |  Funding Number: PA-10-156

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Description: Purpose. This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) issued by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) invites innovative collaborative research project grant applications (R01) designed to improve our understanding of the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of spasmodic dysphonia (SD) for its prevention and improved treatment. This FOA invites basic, translational and clinical studies to accelerate research into promising therapeutic approaches for spasmodic dysphonia and to stimulate progress in spasmodic dysphonia research through encouraging and facilitating transdisciplinary interactions. Mechanism of Support. This FOA will utilize the R21 Research Project Grant mechanism and runs in parallel with a FOA of identical scientific scope, PA-10-157 that invites applications under the R01 Research Project Grant mechanism. Funds Available and Anticipated Number of Awards. This FOA does not have set-aside funds. The total amount awarded and the number of awards will depend upon the number, quality, duration, and costs of the applications received.

Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: 200000
Award Floor: None
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: N
CFDA Number: 93.173
Funding Instrument Type: G

Eligible Applicants:
State Governments
County Governments
City or Township Governments
Special district Governments
Independent school districts
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally r
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other tha
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS,
Private institutions of higher education
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Small businesses