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HHS: Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) (U54 Clinical Trials Optional)

This solicitation seeks... to expand the national capacity for research in the health sciences by providing cooperative agreement support to institutions that offer doctorate degrees in the health professions or in a health-related science and have a historical and current commitment to educating underrepresented students, and for institutions that deliver health care, and provide clinical services to medically underserved communities.

USC may submit only one application. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a standard NIH formatted biosketch and a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by February 25, 2020.

HSS indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by April 14, 2020. For more information:

Office of Research and Grant Development

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