Obesity Policy Evaluation Research (R01)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications that propose to evaluate policies or large scale programs that are expected to influence obesity related behaviors (e.g., dietary intake, physical activity, or sedentary behavior) and/or weight outcomes have the potential to prevent or reduce rates of obesity.
Receipt Date: Expires: May 8, 2019
Total Awards: The number of awards is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications.
Eligibility: Any individual(s) with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research as the Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) is invited to work with his/her organization to develop an application for support. Individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for NIH support.
Link: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-165.html