OTHER FUNDING NOTES:
Applications Due: December 5
UC Cancer Research Coordinating Committee Research Grant
Proposals Due: December 11
RFA Announcement – Funding Shared Equipment Awards – Round 3 – Winter 2014
For Round 3 of these awards, as part of UCSF’s 2012 enterprise wide planning process, the Chancellor has allocated $2MM for investment in transformational technologies and instrumentation to support the development of ETCs. For this funding cycle there will be 2 award categories: Institutional Commitment funds for NIH/NSF Shared Instrumentation Grants & Instrumentation Purchase.
LOI due December 27, 2014:
Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2015 and 2016 (P50)
Deadline December 28, 2014:
Pediatric Innovation Opportunity
The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation  (NCC-PDI) is seeking proposals from inventors in medical institutions, private practices, the business community, and academic researchers who have medical device concepts for use with pediatric patients. The Consortium is making $250,000 available to fund 5-6 projects
LOI Due: January 9, 2015:
UCSF Liver Center Pilot/Feasibility Awards
One-year awards of up to $30,000.
Application Due: January 12, 2015
NIH: Administrative Supplements for Tobacco Regulatory Research on the Public Display of Harmful and Potentially Harmful Constituents (HPHC) Information (Admin Supp) -
Application Due: January 30, 2015
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Translational Research Grants
AWARD AMOUNT: Two-year grant, totaling $300,000
Application Due: February 4, 2015
American Asthma Foundation (AAF) Scholar Awards
AWARD AMOUNT: Up to $450,000 ($150,000 per year for up to 3 years.)
Application Due: February 9, 2015
CTSI K Scholar Program—Call for Applications
This popular program supports the career development of junior faculty building careers in clinical and translational research, with annual enrollments of 50+ scholars each year representing all four UCSF Schools and a range of disciplines and backgrounds.
Application Due: March 1, 2015
2015 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award
This annual award, funded by an endowment established through a generous bequest from Martin L. Wachtel, honors early-career investigators who have performed outstanding work in the field of cancer research. Entrants must have received their Ph.D. or M.D. within the last 10 years. The award winner(s) are invited to deliver a public lecture on their research and receive a cash award of $25,000. The award winning Essay(s) will be published as a Focus article in Science Translational Medicine.
LOI due March 2, 2015
Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Centers (CSCPDPC -CCs) (U01)
LOI due March 2, 2015
Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer Coordination and Data Management Center (CSCPDPC- CDMC) (U01)
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