NIH Shared Instrumentation Grant Program (S10)

Funding Institution National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Description The Shared Instrument Grant (SIG) Program provides for the purchase or upgrade of a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instrumentation or an integrated system. Types of instruments supported include confocal and electron microscopes, biomedical imagers, mass spectrometers, DNA sequencers, biosensors, cell sorters, X-ray diffraction systems, and NMR spectrometers among others.
The NIH solicits applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade commercially available instruments that cost at least $100,000. There is no upper limit on the cost of the instrument, but the maximum award is $600,000.
There is no limit on the number of applications an institution may submit provided the applications are for different types of equipment.
Nominations Allowed no limit, provided proposals are for different types of equipment
OVPR Internal Deadline Proposals Received. Contact OVPR if additional interest.
Foundation/Agency Deadline March 21, 2012
Status Open