Pilot Grants Program Calendar 2021-2022

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, 2021

RFA Release: August 27, 2021

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

Proposals Due by: October 1, 2021

FASTR meeting available by choice no less than 3 days before a deadline.  Talk through a project, map and/or talk through funding strategies through the center.

RFA Release: August 27, 2021

Up to $25,000
Graduate Student Training and Travel Awards

Proposals Due by: January 14, 2022

RFA Release: November 1, 2021

Notification of Award: April 21 (Approximate)

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

Proposal Due by: January 14, 2022

RFA Release: October 1, 2021

Schedule a required FASTR mapping meeting appointment by: December 2, 2020

$30,000
Pilot Grant Award (Cycle 2)

Proposals Due by: February 25, 2022

FASTR meeting available by choice no less than 3 days before a deadline.  Talk through a project, map and/or talk through funding strategies through the center.

RFA Release: August 27, 2021

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

Proposal Due by: February 25, 2022

RFA Release: August 27, 2021

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

Proposal Due by: March 9, 2022

RFA Release: January 14, 2022

Notification of Award: April 18 (Approximate)

Award is $3500 and requires $1500 match from the PI for a total award of $5000
SIRG Grad Research Assistantship

Proposal Due by: March 9, 2022

RFA Release: January 14, 2022

 Notification of Award: April 18 (Approximate)

Award is for one year; period of July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023