IDeA National Resource for Quantitative Proteomics Nationwide Voucher Program- 2022.02.15

Deadline: February 15th, 2022 05:00 PM EST

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Nationwide Voucher Program

Voucher application due dates: 5:00 pm  (EST) on October 15, February 15, June 15

Earliest start date: November 1, March 1, July 1

Anticipated number of awards: 100 annually 

Award budget: $2,000 voucher for 10-plex TMT or 20 sample DIA 

Award Period: 4 months from the start date 

Eligibility: One awarded voucher per laboratory Principal Investigator per year. Priority will be given to researchers funded by NIGMS, funded through the NIGMS-IDeA Program, and early-stage/new investigators working within the mission of NIGMS. Only one submission per laboratory Principal Investigator per due date.

Pre-submission consultation: Interested applicants are required to contact the resource at or Dr. Samuel Mackintosh at at least two weeks prior to submission to discuss the proposed analysis, determine eligibility for the voucher program, and obtain a quote. 

Content and form of application submission: Applications are limited to 2 pages (11pt font, single spaced, 0.5 inch margins) and should include the following sections: Project Overview (outlining the specific research question), Preliminary Studies (providing example data to support the proposed proteomics analysis), Quality Control Data (verification of sample quality and sufficient amount of protein per sample), Experimental Design (applications must propose a specific proteomics experiment) and Data Utilization (discussing how the proteomics data will be used to support work within the scope of NIGMS). The required pre-submission consultation will be used to determine whether TMT or DIA proteomics will be most appropriate for the study. Applications are to be submitted as a PDF file at 

Other documents for submission: Quote from the resource for proposed experiment; Principal Investigator NIH Biosketch and Other Support documents. 

Other requirements: For eligibility, recipients will be required to participate in pre-and post-award surveys. 

Contacts: For general questions, contact or Dr. Samuel Mackintosh at For administrative questions, contact Ms. Sonet Weed (