RDCRN Funding Information

Find out how to apply for RDCRN funding and see the latest funding opportunities. 

Current Funding Announcements

NCATS has released the following funding opportunity announcements:

  • RFA-TR-18-021: Data Management and Coordinating Center (DMCC) for Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) (U2C Clinical Trial  Not Allowed)
  • RFA-TR-18-020: Rare Diseases Clinical Research Consortia (RDCRC) for the Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) (U54 Clinical Trial Optional)  
  • NOT-TR-18-019: Notice of Availability of Administrative Supplements for Secondary Analysis of Existing Datasets within the Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) to Explore Outcomes Relevant to Rare Diseases

Expired Funding Announcements

The following requests for applications are now closed:

  • RFA-TR-13-002: Rare Diseases Clinical Research Consortia (RDCRC) for the Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (U54)
    • NOT-TR-18-002: Notice of Intent to Re-Issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Rare Diseases Clinical Research Consortia (RDCRC) for Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (U54)
  • RFA-TR-13-003: Data Management and Coordinating Center (DMCC) for Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) (U01)
    • NOT-TR-18-003: Notice of Intent to Re-Issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Data Management and Coordinating Center (DMCC) for Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) (U01) 

How to Apply

View individual funding opportunities for specific directions on how to apply to the RDCRN for funding. For general instructions on applying for NIH grants, visit NIH’s About Grants page.