Collaborative Aging (in Place) Research Using Technology (CART) (U2C)

Collaborative Aging (in Place) Research Using Technology (CART) (U2C): RFA-AG-16-021 seniorswalking
SOURCE: National Institute on Aging (NIA), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Letter of Intent: 12/12/15. Application: 1/12/16 by 5 pm local time of applicant organization.
$ AVAILABLE: Issuing IC and partner components intend to commit an estimated total of $6 million to fund one award over four years.
ELIGIBILITY: * Public/state/private controlled institutions of higher education.
* Hispanic-serving institutions.
* Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
* Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs).
* Alaska native and native Hawaiian serving institutions.
* Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs).
* Nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) IRS status (other than institutions of higher education).
* Small businesses.
* For-profit organizations (other than small businesses).
* State governments.
* County governments.
* City or township governments.
* Special district governments.
* Indian/Native American tribal governments (federally recognized and other than federally recognized).
* Eligible agencies of the federal government.
* U.S. territories or possessions.
* Independent school districts.
* Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities.
* Native American tribal organizations (other than federally recognized tribal governments).
* Faith-based or community-based organizations.
* Regional organizations.
* Non-domestic (non-U.S.) entities (foreign institutions).
PURPOSE: The purpose of this, Inter-Agency Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to develop and validate the infrastructure for rapid and effective conduct of future research utilizing technology to facilitate aging in place, with a special emphasis on people from underrepresented groups.
This FOA is designed to support Collaborative Aging (in Place) Research Using Technology (CART) by developing and validating a research infrastructure that has the capacity to integrate data across different projects, incorporates existing technologies, and can accommodate future technologies, designed to assess and intervene across a variety of observational and clinical research studies and settings, and for a range of measures, diseases and populations.
CFDA: 93.399, 93.866, 93.286, 93.853, 93.361
CONTACT: Please see URL for multiple contacts. For more information see
From NIH web site, accessed 10/30/15icon
Subject(s) aged/seniors, medical research