Pilot Grants Program Calendar 2020-2021

An overview of internal funding programs and deadlines. Click on the links provided for more information on each program.

Internal Funding
Program Description
Important Dates Award Detail
Shared Resource Projects
(Cycle 1)

Proposal Due by: October 1, 2020

RFA Release: August 27, 2020

Variable; for use with specific shared resources and affiliated facilities
Pilot Grant Award (Cycle 1)

Proposals Due by: October 15, 2020

Make a required FASTR mapping meeting appointment by: October 1, 2020

RFA Release: August 27, 2020

Up to $25,000
Graduate Student Travel Awards

Proposals Due by: January 13, 2021

RFA Release: November 1, 2020

Notification of Award: April 21 (Approximate)

$1,000
Jim and Diann Robbers Cancer Research Grant for New investigators

Proposal Due by: January 13, 2021

RFA Release: October 1, 2020

Make a required FASTR mapping meeting appointment by: December 18, 2020

$30,000
Pilot Grant Award (Cycle 2)

Proposals Due by: February 26, 2021

Make a required FASTR mapping meeting appointment by: February 11, 2021

RFA Release: August 27, 2020

Up to $25,000
Shared Resource Projects
(Cycle 2)

Proposal Due by: February 1, 2021

RFA Release: December 10, 2021

Variable; for use with specific shared resources and affiliated facilities
Summer Undergraduate Research Program

 

Proposal Due by: February 1, 2021

RFA Release: December 10, 2021 

Award is $3000 and requires $1000 match from the PI for a total award of $4000
SIRG Grad Research Assistantship

Proposal Due by: February 1, 2021

RFA Release: December 10, 2021 

 

Award is for one year; projected starting July 1