Updated May 06, 2020

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Development of Biomedical Technologies for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Offered by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) is issuing this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight the urgent need for accelerating the development, translation, and commercialization of technologies to address Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The NIBIB is seeking applications to develop life-saving technologies that can be ready for commercialization within one to two years.
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Mar 31, 2021Deadline
24 monthsDuration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionAfrica, Asia and Pacific, Europe and Eurasia, Latin America / Caribbean, North America, Middle East and North Africa and Low and Middle Income Countries
Focus AreasInfectious & Vector Diseases (Health)
Prevention & Vaccination (Health)
Response Technologies (Humanitarian Assistance)
  • Higher Education Institutions
  • Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) IRS Status (Other than Institutions of Higher Education)
  • Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) IRS Status (Other than Institutions of Higher Education)
  • For-Profit Organizations
  • Small Businesses
  • Governments
  • Foreign Institutions

Application Directions

Applications must be submitted electronically following the instructions described in the SF424 (R&R) Application Guide.
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