Funding Opportunity: The Preconception Exposure Window and Health of the Offspring (R01)

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA, RFA-ES-16-007) is intended to encourage grant applications that use animal models to investigate whether environmental chemical exposures during the preconception time period (pre-fertilization) to germ cells can be mechanistically linked to later-life traceable phenotypic outcomes in the first generation offspring.

Key Dates

Posted Date: July 1, 2016

Open Date (Earliest Submission Date): September 3, 2016

Letter of Intent Due Date: September 3, 2016

Application Due Date: October 3, 2016, by 5:00 pm local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this FOA are due on this date. Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.


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