Office of Research

Limited Competition: Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers for Health Disparities Research Coordination Center (U54)

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications to establish a Coordination Center to facilitate and support consortium-wide activities for NIMHD Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers (TCCs) for Health Disparities Research. The TCC Coordination Center will serve as the focal point for disseminating TCC consortium information to the broader research community and public, including research results, scientific data, and methods to assess the impact of consortium activities on health disparities locally, regionally and nationally. 

Application Instructions

Please submit:

  1. a two-page letter of intent with a list of all anticipated investigators, description of proposed aims and approach
  2. Biosketch or CV of the PI
  3. a letter of support from the Dean or Chair

to by 5:00 PM Thursday, May 15, 2014. Full proposals are due to the sponsor on 6/19/14, so you will need to have your materials in to the Office of Sponsored Programs by 6/12/14 for processing, if given the go ahead by the Proposal Review Committee.

Opportunity Details

Program web page

Program Announcement No.


05/15/2014 UW Internal Deadline Closed
06/12/2014 OSP Deadline
06/19/2014 Sponsor Deadline

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Funding amount


Maximum Number of Applications


Eligible groups
  • All campus

Inquiries and Contact Information

Investigators who identify a grant, award or fellowship program that restricts the number of applications that can be submitted from an Institution should immediately contact their Chairperson, Associate Dean for Research (or Dean, if no ADR) and the Office of Research (see below) if they intend to prepare a response. Failure to do so, or to meet the deadlines for submission of pre-proposal, will preclude submission of the application through the Office of Sponsored Programs.

For general inquiries, or to request a listing of a limited submission opportunity that should be but is not already listed, please email us at