Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01)
A list of agency contacts by focus area may be found in the application instructions.
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
- 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:
- 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
- Nonprofit organizations
- For-profit businesses
- Governments, including tribes and territories
- Other public agencies
A detailed list of eligible applicants may be found in the application instructions.
Application budgets are not limited, but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project. The maximum project period is 5 years.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.