Deadline Date: January 15, 2014
Purpose: To support junior faculty members who have completed the conventional resident/fellowship training program(s); but have not yet been recognized as independent investigators. The purpose of the funding is to help establish the recipient as an independent investigator, and to collect preliminary data that could lead to further funding through established mechanisms such as the NIH. Recipients will devote a minimum of 40% of their time in the approved research project.
Nature of Projects:
Amount: $75,000 annually for 2 years ($150,000 total) to be used as salary support for the scholar. Funds are intended to secure protected time for the recipient and may not be used for non-personnel research expenses. An additional $1,000 will be paid to the institution each year to help cover costs associated with the Scholar Advisor Program. Eligibility:
Full Details: Download the Research Scholar Grant Policies and Procedures (now with grant application instructions and guidelines)
Application Process: Applications are completed online using the Online Grant Application System.
2013 Research Scholar Grant Recipients
2012 Research Scholar Grant Recipients