Science of Science Policy Approach to Analyzing and Innovating the Biomedical Research Enterprise (SCISIPBIO)

The September 9, 2020 due date for this program has been canceled. Any proposals received by this date will be reviewed in the next round in Spring 2021.​

This program is jointly supported by NIGMS and the Science of Science: Discovery, Communication, and Impact (SoS:DCI) program in the Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) at the National Science Foundation (NSF).

The SCISIPBIO program supports research that advances the scientific basis of science and innovation policy, with a focus on the biomedical sciences. This partnership will result in a portfolio of high-quality research to provide scientific analysis of important aspects of the biomedical research enterprise and efforts to foster a diverse, innovative, productive, and efficient scientific workforce, from which future scientific leaders will emerge.

Applications, which are reviewed by a joint NSF/NIGMS panel, are accepted twice a year. For details, see
NSF Program Solicitation 19-547 and NIH Guide Notice GM-19-011. Please note that applications should be submitted to NSF.

Funded SCISIPBIO grants

1R01GM140281-01, Invisible collaborators: U​nderrepresentation, research networks, and outcomes of biomedical researchers, Bruce A. Weinberg, Ohio State University
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1​R01GM137409-01, Collaboration capacity: A framework for measuring data-intensive biomedical research, Jian Qin, Syracuse University
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1R01GM137410-01, SCISIPBIO: Understanding and assembling dream teams to conduct clinical and translational science, Alina Lungeanu (contact), Northwestern University
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1R01GM137411-01, Developing an evidence-based toolkit to improve diversity in the physician-scientist workforce, Dowin Boatright, Yale University
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SCISIPBIO: Collaborative: Financing the Biomedical Research Enterprise, Alexandra Graddy-Reed (contact), University of Southern California (funded by NSF)
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