ELSI Funding Opportunities

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) Funding Opportunities

The NHGRI, along with several other National Institutes of Health (NIH) institutes, has released revised general program announcements to solicit research projects that anticipate, analyze, and address the ethical, legal, and social implications of the discovery of new genetic technologies and the availability and use of genetic information resulting from human genetics and genomic research.

Program Announcements

PA-11-249 [grants2.nih.gov] Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomic Research Small Research Grant Program (R03)
Application Due Date(s): February 16, June 16, October 16
Expiration Date: September 8, 2014

PA-11-250 [grants2.nih.gov] Ethical Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomic Research Regular Research Program (R01)
Application Due Date(s): February 5, June 5, October 5
Expiration Date: September 8, 2014

PA-11-251 [grants2.nih.gov] Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomic Research Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)
Application Due Date(s): February 16, June 16, October 16
Expiration Date: September 8, 2014

Conference Grant Applications

The NHGRI ELSI Program also accepts Conference Grant (R13) applications. For specific instructions for preparing a conference grant application, see:

PA-13-347: [grants1.nih.gov] NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (R13/U13) New
Application Due Date(s): April 12, August 12, December 12
Expiration Date: September 8, 2016

Program Announcements for Specific Research Opportunities

Currently there are no program announcements for specific research opportunities.

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Last Updated: April 4, 2014