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Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.847
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Jan 7, 2020

A list of scientific/research contacts by focus area may be found in the application instructions.

Peer review contact:
Peer review contact information will appear in the applicant's eRA Commons account approximately 2 weeks after the submission date.

Financial and grants management contact:

Charlette Kenley
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases


The Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01) program provides grants for research projects to improve understanding of the causes and reduce/eliminate health disparities for diseases considered high priority by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK).

High priority NIDDK diseases include:

  • Diabetes and other metabolic diseases
  • Obesity
  • Nutrition-related disorders
  • Hepatitis C
  • Gallbladder disease
  • H. Pylori infection
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Kidney and urologic diseases
  • Hematologic diseases
  • Gastrointestinal, hepatic, and renal complications from HIV infections

Underserved populations include:

  • African-Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • American Indians
  • Alaska Natives
  • Asian Americans
  • Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders
  • Rural populations

The application must include hypotheses on how individual attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors impact the disease burden on diverse and underserved populations and rural communities.


Eligible applicants include:

  • Higher education institutions
    • Public/state controlled institutions
    • Private institutions
  • Nonprofit organizations
    • With 501(c)(3) status
    • Without 501(c)(3) status
    • Native American tribal organizations
    • Faith-based or community-based organizations
    • Regional organizations
  • Governments
    • State
    • County
    • City or township
    • Special districts
    • Federally recognized Indian/Native American tribal governments
    • Indian/Native American tribal governments (other than federally recognized)
    • Eligible agencies of the federal government
    • U.S. territory or possession
  • Other
    • Independent school districts
    • Public housing authorities
    • Indian housing authorities
    • Non-domestic entities and non-domestic components of U.S. entities
    • Small businesses
    • For-profit organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Application budgets are not limited, but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project. The maximum project period is 5 years.

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application procedures are available on

Submission dates for all non-AIDS applications may be found on the Standard Due Dates web page. Be aware that there are different standard deadlines for new, renewal, resubmission, and revision applications.

Submission dates for all AIDS and AIDS-related applications may be found on the Standard AIDS Due Dates web page.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Asian · Black or African American · Diabetes · HIV and AIDS · Health disparities · Hispanic or Latino · Infectious diseases · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Obesity and weight control · Research methods and resources

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