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Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Nat’l Institutes of Health-NIH, Nat’l Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases-NIDDK); Program: Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (P30) (CFDA Number: 93.847) (Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DK-16-006); Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) status; governments, institutions of higher education; tribes, faith- or community-based organizations; for-profits and Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Funding: $4.5 million for up to four awards (no match required); Deadline: Nov. 23.
Summary: The funding supports research to improve nutrition and the prevention of childhood obesity. The NIDDK-supported NORCs are part of an integrated program of nutritional sciences and obesity research.
Info: http://tinyurl.com/zqauxgp (NOFA); 301/594-8844.