The UMN Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) has the following funding opportunities, which require letters of interest by Feb. 13 at 5 p.m. with full proposals (by invitation) to be completed by April 9, 2014.
Community Health Collaborative Grants
Supports community-university pilot research projects that address important Minnesota-specific health issues. A total of $270,000 is available to fund up to 8 proposals.
Research Services Pilot Funding Program
Program funds clinical research pilot projects and is designed to provide pilot data to poise researchers for extramural funding. As many as 5 projects will be awarded up to $25,000 each.
Translational Grant Program
Awards of up to $50,000 each support research to develop new therapeutics, diagnostics, devices and treatment approaches. Awarded projects will be appointed a development team to determine project milestones.
~Jan. 13 - CTSI Blog post- University of Minnesota partners with other CTSA institutions to successfully secure an award to form a national data network