The NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K, http://bd2k.nih.gov/) initiative announces the release of three related RFAs for new training programs and revisions to existing training programs in biomedical Big Data Science:
- Predoctoral Training in Biomedical Big Data Science (T32) (NOT-HG14-004)
- Revisions to Add Biomedical Big Data Training to Active Institutional Training Grants (T32) (NOT-HG14-005)
- Revisions to Add Biomedical Big Data Training to Active NLM Institutional Training Grants in Biomedical Informatics (T15) (NOT-HG14-006)
The first deadline for these applications is July 28, 2014, with an optional letter of intent due June 28, 2014.
BD2K is a new major trans-NIH initiative that aims to support advances in data science, other quantitative sciences, policy, and training that are needed for the effective use of Big Data in biomedical research. Interested applicants are encouraged to join the listserv (on the BD2K homepage) to receive the most up-to-date information about BD2K events and funding opportunities.
Please share this opportunity with your interested scientific communities. If you have questions, please contact Michelle Dunn at firstname.lastname@example.org.