Welcome to the South Carolina (SC) Institutional Development Awards (IDeA) Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (SC INBRE)

SC INBRE is an $18.9 million, five-year renewable grant funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) with the express purpose of funding biomedical research, education and workforce development at institutions of higher learning located throughout our state. Established in 2001, SC INBRE is currently in our fourth consecutively renewed funding cycle. We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our impacts in SC and how you can participate in our program!

News for July 11

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Number of South Carolina Institutions of Higher Education participating in SC INBRE during grant Cycle IV (2020-present)


Number of South Carolina high school through post-bacc-level students trained to-date by SC INBRE during Cycle IV (2020-present)


FY23 combined economic impact in SC from some of the institutions that are SC INBRE participating institutions (United for Medical Research annual report)

Resources and Toolbox

Citation Information, official SC INBRE Logo Links, Jobs Board, Calendar and more

Weekly Newsletter

Links to current and past newsletter issues and Subscribe Form (newsletter is open to all interested in receiving it!)


Links to SC INBRE’s FOAs, previously funded grants and additional funding-related resources and information

Supported Cores

Learn more about services and cores supported by SC INBRE, as well as other IDeA-supported cores in SC