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NIH Shared Instrumentation Grant Program (S10)

 

Grant Program Information

Current Closing Date for Applications: Mar 21, 2013

Expected Number of Awards: 85

Estimated Total Program Funding: $43,000,000

Award Ceiling: $500,000

CFDA Number(s): 93.351 -- Research Infrastructure Programs

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No

 

Eligible Applicants

Public and State controlled institutions of higher education

Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education

Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher

education

Private institutions of higher education

Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)

 

Description

The ORIP Shared Instrument Grant (SIG) program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instrumentation or an integrated system that costs at least $100,000. The maximum award is $600,000. Types of instruments supported include, but are not limited to, confocal and electron microscopes, biomedical imagers, mass spectrometers, DNA sequencers, biosensors, cell-sorters, X-ray diffraction systems, and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) spectrometers among others.

 

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