Pilot preparatory awards supporting small, short-term feasibility studies for the purpose of developing a strong, highly competitive proposal for our traditional pilot award.
Two projects are set to be funded for up to $12,000 for a 6 month period.
Release date of RFA: June 15, 2017
Application due in MCW GCO: July 25, 2017, 11:59 a.m. CDT
Application deadline: August 1, 2017, 5:00 p.m. CDT
IRB/IACUC approval(s) deadline: August 15, 2017 *
Notification of award: September 15, 2017
Project start date: October 1, 2017
Project end date: March 31, 2018 **
*Proposal will not be considered for funding if any required regulatory, safety, or other ancillary committee approvals are not in place by this date. This includes IRB; IACUC; OCRICC; IBC (biosafety); etc.
**No-cost extensions for projects will not be allowed; all research expenses must be incurred prior to March 31, 2018
For stimulating inter-institutional and interdisciplinary translational and clinical research among the CTSI partner institutions. During the 2018 cycle, the CTSI is set to fund 13 awards up to $50,000 each.
By supporting collaboration, these awards will promote best practices in team science across all disciplines, including special emphasis categories of community-engaged health disparities and under-served and special populations.
Release date for RFA for 2018 cycle: June 1, 2017
Intent to Apply due: July 1, 2017, 5:00 p.m. CDT
Application due in MCW GCO: August 25, 2017, 11:59 a.m. CDT
Application deadline: September 1, 2017, 5:00 p.m. CDT
Notification of award: December 1-15, 2017
Mandatory Orientation: January, 2018
Project Start Date: April 1, 2018
Project End Date: March 31, 2019
Funding Path 3
Pilot Mobility Awards
To provide an additional year of support to current meritorious pilot projects that are poised to be competitive for external national-level funding and will benefit from an additional aim or data analysis.
Only current CTSI pilot awardees who are on schedule to complete all aims and objectives by the original project end date will receive an invitation to apply for the Mobility award.
Invitation sent to eligible applicants: January 5, 2018
Application due in MCW GCO: February 8, 2018, 11:59 a.m. CT
Application deadline: February 15, 2018, 5:00 p.m. CT
Notification of award: March 15, 2018
Project Start Date: April 1, 2018
Project End Date: March 31, 2019 **
**No-cost extensions for projects will not be allowed; all research expenses must be incurred prior to March 31, 2019
The CTSI is pleased to partner with the MCW Community Engagement Core to offer one award of up to $50,000 for a 16 month project which focuses on one of two priority areas:
Health Disparities Research
Recruitment Strategies for Community Participation in Research
This funding opportunity is designed to stimulate researcher/community partnerships and collaborative study for improving health outcomes in minority and socio-economically disadvantaged populations.
Request for Proposals release date: June 30, 2017
August 4, 2017
Application due in MCW GCO: September 15, 2017, 11:59 a.m. CT
Application deadline: September 22, 2017, 5:00 p.m. CT
Notification of award: January, 2018
Project Start Date: February 1, 2018
Project End Date: May 31, 2019 *
*No-cost extensions for projects will not be allowed.
NIH Funding Acknowledgment:Important Reminder – Please acknowledge the NIH when publishing papers, patents, projects, and presentations resulting from the use of CTSI resources by including the NIH Funding Acknowledgement.