NIH Seeks Innovative, High-Risk Ideas for Common Fund

August 27, 2011

by Paula Skedsvold

NIH Common Fund.gifThe NIH Common Fund supports “exceptionally innovative programs that are inherently high-risk, but have the potential for high-payoff.” NIH is seeking new ideas for the Common Fund that “fundamentally change how we think about, support, or do research in a specific field, or … create an entirely new field.”

Feedback is sought through September 14, 2011, and will help shape new programs for 2013. 

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To provide input, visit http://commonfund.nih.gov/strategicplanning