Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Nat’l Institutes of Health (NIH); Program: Development of the Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Data Resource Center (CFDA Number: 93.310) (Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-RM-16-010); Eligibility: Schools, faith-based or community-based organizations, governments, Hispanic-serving Institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, nonprofits, for-profits and institutions of higher education; Funding: $2 million for one award (no match required); Deadline: Oct. 20.
Summary: The funding will support the development of the Data Resource Center for the Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (Kids First). The Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program is a trans-NIH effort initiated in response to the 2014 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act and supported by the NIH Common Fund. This NOFA solicits applications to create the Kids First Data Resource Portal which will catalog and curate whole-genome sequence (WGS) and phenotypic data from a wide range of childhood cancers and structural birth defects.