Internal Deadline: Monday, December 6th, 5pm PT
LOI: December 13, 2021
External Deadline: January 18, 2022
Recurring Deadlines: October 24, 2022; October 24, 2023; October 22, 2024; October 21, 2025.
Award Type: Grant
Estimated Number of Awards: Up to 18
Anticipated Award Amount: $1.8 million total costs
Who May Serve as PI: Standard NIH requirements.
Process for Limited Submissions
PIs must submit their application as a Limited Submission through the Office of Research Application Portal: https://orif.usc.edu/oor-portal/.
Materials to submit include:
- (1) Single Page Proposal Summary (0.5” margins; single-spaced; font type: Arial, Helvetica, or Georgia typeface; font size: 11 pt). Page limit includes references and illustrations. Pages that exceed the 1-page limit will be excluded from review.
- (2) CV – (5 pages maximum)
Note: The portal requires information about the PIs and Co-PIs in addition to department and contact information, including the 10-digit USC ID#, Gender, and Ethnicity. Please have this material prepared before beginning this application.
ERCs are located in accredited academic institutions across the country and provide graduate, post-graduate degree and academic certificate training in core and allied disciplines of OSH. ERCs provide interdisciplinary research training to identify, assess, address, and improve OSH. ERCs conduct outreach to increase awareness of work-related safety and health issues. ERCs provide continuing education on OSH topics to a broad range of participants to build capacity in OSH. Through comprehensive, integrated programs, ERCs improve the safety, health, and well-being of our nation’s workforce.
As the details about each core component of an ERC are outlined in lengthy detail, please read Section 2.2 of the full RFA linked above for more information.
Visit our Institutionally Limited Submission webpage for more updates and other announcements.