If you’re planning to submit an NIH Individual Career Development Award in the near future, please be aware that the NIH has imposed new page limits on the following sections of the application for due dates after January 7, 2011:
- The Mentoring Plan attachment will be limited to 6 pages.
- The Statements by Mentor, Co-Mentors, Contributors attachment will be limited to 6 pages.
- The Description of Institutional Environment attachment will be limited to 1 page.
- The Commitment to Candidate’s Research Career Development attachment is limited to 1 page.
According to NOT-OD-11-027, the purpose of these new page limits is to provide greater consistency among K award applications.
Applications submitted for the AIDS due date of January 7, 2011 will not be affected by this notice.