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Superfund Research Program

This page contains information intended to assist SRP Grantees.

SRP Administrative Supplements

General Administrative Supplements are requests for additional funds to meet emergency or other unanticipated situations that result in unforeseen costs or to follow up on unanticipated results or to enhance components of research that have been unexpectedly productive. Visit the General Administrative Supplements page for more information.

Administrative Supplements to Promote Diversity in SRP-Related Research. The "SRP Diversity Administrative Supplement" opportunity is intended to promote diversity in the biomedical, environmental science and engineering, and social sciences (e.g., community engagement and research translation) workforce. Visit the related page for more information.

KC Donnelly Externship Supplements provide current SRP-funded trainees (graduate students / postdoctoral researchers) with translational/transdisciplinary opportunities and experiences within other SRP-funded centers, government laboratories (EPA, ATSDR, NIEHS), or other agencies (state, local, Tribal). For more information, please see the KC Donnelly Externship Guidelines or contact your assigned SRP Program Administrator (Danielle Carlin - danielle.carlin@nih.gov or Heather Henry - henryh@niehs.nih.gov ). Applications are due February 28 of each year.

Requests to fund meetings or conferences should be processed through the R13 Mechanism (see SRP Funding Opportunities).

SRP Center Non-Competing Guidelines

The SRP Center Non-Competing Guidelines (107KB) are intended to assist existing, awarded SRP Centers in the preparation of the non-competing continuing application (i.e., the Type 5 Annual Progress Report or, simply, "Type 5") as well as to provide other information about reporting of Center updates and best practices related to issues that may arise throughout the duration of a grant cycle.

Lobbying Guidance for Grantee Activities

The NIH has provided guidance on the use of appropriated funds by NIH and its grantees for advocacy, lobbying, and related activities. For more information please see the Lobbying Guidance for Grantee Activities  and the Reminder of Lobbying Prohibition on Federal Funds for All NIH-Supported Institutions  .

SRP Data Collection Form

We are continuously collecting data about scientific accomplishments, community engagement, and research translation activities. Please help us by using the SRP Data Collection Form (http://tools.niehs.nih.gov/srp/resources/rtc.cfm) to share your updates.

Superfund Research Program CareerTrac - Tracking Trainees to Success

CareerTrac is an NIH/NIEHS funded system to enable evaluation of the training program for SRP trainees (i.e., pre- and post-doctoral trainees either directly supported or conducting research/activities supported by SRP P42 or R01 grants) specializing in the environmental health sciences. CareerTrac is intended to be a tool for NIEHS/SRP staff and SRP P42 and R01 grantees to evaluate the effectiveness and impact of the SRP training program and also to help NIEHS in overall coordination of its various research training programs. CareerTrac can be accessed through the NIEHS Research Partners webpage.

National Priorities List Sites

If you or one of your colleagues is interested in conducting research at a Superfund Site, the BEST time to get involved is when the site is proposed or newly added to the National Priorities List (NPL). The EPA releases the lists of proposed and added NPL sites twice a year, in the spring and fall. The links below will take you to the current lists, which contain information about the sites and contact information for the Site Managers.

E-Posted Notes Archive

Need to find an e-Posted story? SRP is making available an archive of the past year of e-Posted Notes editions. They are in pdf format, and the headlines from each issue are listed for easy navigation.
For more information, visit the archive (http://tools.niehs.nih.gov/srp/lists/index.cfm) .

SRP Annual Meetings

Past Meetings

  • 2013 - Annual Meeting of the Superfund Research Program
    The annual meeting of the NIEHS Superfund Research Program (SRP), which was hosted by SRP grantees at Louisiana State University (LSU), provided a forum to discuss activities in critical areas related to the SRP mission of multidisciplinary research addressing human and environmental health challenges related to Superfund and other hazardous waste sites.

  • 2012 - Annual Meeting of the Superfund Research Program
    The annual meeting of the Superfund Research Program (SRP), held in Raleigh, North Carolina, celebrated the 25th anniversary of transdisciplinary SRP research and training to protect human health and the environment. The meeting focused on identifying emerging technologies and their applications to understanding and mitigating the risks of hazardous waste sites.

  • 2011 - Annual Meeting of the Superfund Research Program
    The annual meeting of the Superfund Research Program (SRP) was held in Lexington, Kentucky.

  • 2010 - Annual Meeting of the Superfund Research Program 
    The annual meeting of the Superfund Research Program (SRP), held in Portland, Oregon, brought together researchers, trainees, and administrators from SRP Research Centers, Research Translation Centers, and Community Engagement Cores from the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Participants shared their latest research on environmental health problems and toxic waste remediation.

  • 2009 - "Emerging Issues, Emerging Progress"  ;
    Over 300 Superfund grantees, researchers, partners, post-doctoral fellows and graduate students gathered for the NIEHS Superfund Research and Training Program annual meeting, held November 2-5, 2009 at Columbia University in New York, NY. The theme of this meeting was "Emerging Issues, Emerging Progress".

  • 2008 - "Innovative Science & Technology for Mitigating Human, Ecological and Environmental Risks"  ;
    Over 200 Superfund grantees, researchers, partners, post-doctoral fellows and graduate students gathered for the 11th NIEHS Superfund Research and Training Program annual meeting, held December 7-9, 2008 at the Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove, CA. The theme of this meeting was "Improving measurement tools for monitoring human and ecological exposure and biological/toxicological effects of Superfund chemicals".

  • 2007 - "20 Years of Success and a Vision for the Future"  ;
    December 3-5, 2007 marked the 20th Anniversary of the Superfund Research Program (SRP). The two and a half day annual meeting, appropriately titled, "20 Years of Success and a Vision for the Future," took place in Durham, North Carolina at the Washington Duke Inn. There were over 350 attendees, including graduate students and post-doctoral fellows, researchers, grantees, administrators, and program partners.

  • 2006 - "New Technologies to Assess Environmental Exposure";
    The 2006 Annual Meeting of the Superfund Research Program (SRP) was be held in San Diego on December 11-12. The meeting's central goal was to examine new data management approaches and biological technologies being developed to detect and monitor environmental exposure.

  • 2005 - "Research Translation and Megasites: How does the Superfund Basic Research Program Inform Public Health Protection and Environmental Remediation?";
    The conference brought together academic scientists and policy analysts with members of federal, state, and local agencies with the intent of illustrating how research findings can be used to enrich the activities of the policy makers who coordinate the remediation, risk assessment and communication with affected communities surrounding Superfund megasites.

  • 2004 Seattle, WA - November 3-4 - University of Washington

  • 2003 - Hanover, NH - November 9-12 - Dartmouth University

  • 2002 - Tucson, AZ - November 3-6 - University of Arizona

  • 2001 - Gainesville, FL - December 9-12 - University of Florida

  • 2000 - Chapel Hill, NC - December 12-14 - co-sponsored by UNC and Duke

Partnerships for Environmental Public Health (PEPH)

The Partnerships for Environmental Public Health (PEPH) is a great place to find out what other researchers are doing and to share knowledge.

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