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Funding News - Neurological Sciences Academic Development Awards

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NINDS invites applications for Neurological Sciences Academic Development (NSAD) awards.

These awards are given to educational institutions or professional organizations to support career development for pediatric neurologists leading to research independence.  Under the awards grantee institutions will select and appoint newly trained pediatric neurologists to the NSAD program.  The program will support up to 3 research scholars for up to a maximum of 3 years, consisting of consecutive 12-month appointments.  The program provides 5 years of potentially renewable support.

Application Receipt Dates:  November 12, 2008 for resubmission and renewal applications; October 12, 2009 for new applications.

Potential applicants should contact Dr. Deborah Hirtz, program director, Clinical Trials Group, NINDS; telephone: 301-496-5821; email: dh83f@nih.gov.  For more information visit http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-08-197.html.