NIH Funding Strategy & Paylines


Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)

OSP is located on the Greehey (North) Campus:
Research Administration Building (RAB), Room 2.204
8403 Floyd Curl Drive

Important Announcements

The next Sponsored Programs Administrator's Forum (SPAF) meeting will be held at 9:00am on Thursday, February 12, 2015, Long Campus, Room 309L MED, with streaming to the Texas Research Park and the RAHC.

Save The Date


NIH and AHRQ Grant Application due dates between February 13 and February 18, 2015 have been adjusted to February 19, 2015 due to scheduled maintenance.



The DHHS (including NIH) salary rate limitation has been increased from $181,500 to $183,300 effective January 11, 2015 and will be applicable throughout the rest of the calendar year.



Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Stipends, Tuition/Fees and Other Budgetary Levels Effective for Fiscal Year 2015



NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards – FY 2015: This Notice provides guidance about the NIH Fiscal Operations for FY 2015 and implements the Consolidated and Further Appropriations Act, 2015



Notice of Legislative Mandates in Effect for FY2015: information on statutory provisions that limit the use of funds on NIH grant, cooperative agreement, and contract awards for FY2015.



New Biographical Sketch Format Required for NIH and AHRQ Grant Applications Submitted for Due Dates on or After May 25, 2015



Implementation of the Genomic Data Sharing Policy Begins January 25, 2015



NIH Modification to Guidance on Marking Changes in Resubmission Applications



NIH will require the Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) for all type 5 non-SNAP progress reports submitted on or after October 17, 2014



NIH and AHRQ Announce Updated Policy for Application Submission (new applications following unsuccessful resubmission (A1) application)



Current Funding Opportunities

2/13/15 National Kidney Foundation (multiple opportunities)
2/17/15 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Translational Research Program (LOI Deadline)
2/17/15 Leukemia Research Foundation: New Investigator Grants
2/26/15 AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation: Connections for Cardiovascular Health
2/27/15 Interstitial Cystitis Association: 2015 Pilot Grants
3/2/15 Massage Therapy Foundation: 2015 Research Grants
3/2/15 The Marfan Foundation (Multiple Opportunities)
3/2/15 American Society for Reproductive Medicine: 2015 ASRM Research Grants
3/3/15 Glenn Foundation for Medical Research/American Federation for Aging Research: Glenn/AFAR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for Translational Research (LOI Deadline)
3/6/15 Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI): Multiple Opportunities (LOI Deadline)
3/13/15 ThriveWell Cancer Foundation: Research Grants
3/15/15 UT Brain: Seed Grant Proposals for Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Research
3/20/15 Epilepsy Foundation: Targeted Research Initiative for Morbidity and Mortality Research
4/1/15 2015 Small Grant Program of the Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies