Funding Opportunities and Resources
PNR Awards 2011 - 2016
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Each year, the PNR funds subcontracts and awards to support network members and encourage outreach activities aligned with the NN/LM mission.
|Purpose||Funding||Submit Intent to Apply By||Application Deadlines|
|Express Outreach||To improve use of quality online health information resources by priority populations and to promote awareness and use of the products and services of the NLM and the NN/LM.||Up to $15,000||August 1, 2013||August 30, 2013|
|Medical Library Pilot Project||To recognize and support emerging roles of the information professional through pilot or demonstration projects that explore or demonstrate innovative roles within their institution.||Up to $15,000||August 1, 2013||August 30, 2013|
|Regional Symposia||To support Network members in planning and hosting regional symposia about issues and priorities of the NN/LM PNR Program.||Up to $8,000||N/A||N/A|
|Technology Improvement||To enhance the capacity of a library or community organization to offer electronic health information services by supporting the purchase, installation, and/or upgrading of hardware and software.||Up to $7,500||N/A||N/A|
|Health Disparities Information Outreach||To support outreach projects aimed at increasing awareness of health disparities and the National Library of Medicine's resources.||Up to $5,000||August 1, 2013||August 30, 2013|
|Health Information Services||To support projects that promote the value of health information services.||Up to $5,000||August 1, 2013||August 30, 2013|
|Assessment and Planning||To support activities that identify and learn about a potential health information outreach audience including demographics, information needs, and community resources or assets.||Up to $2,000||N/A||Ongoing|
|Professional Development||To support Network member enrichment and continuing education.||Up to $1,500||N/A||Ongoing|
To support exhibiting at health fairs, meetings or conferences that promotes awareness of quality health information resources, of the NLM, and of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine by health or information professionals, community organizations, or community members.
|Up to $500||N/A||Ongoing|
To support workshops in the Pacific Northwest Region on the use of NLM resources and/or technology-related workshops to improve health professionals', librarians' and the public's skills in accessing electronic health information.
|Up to $500||N/A||Ongoing|
See abstracts of grants and contracts awarded in the Pacific Northwest by any NIH Institute in the NIH RePORTER (Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool), which replaced the CRISP database October 31, 2009.