Several grants for funding education at various levels have been recently released.
Health-professional Education Partnership Initiative (HEPI) (R25). The over-arching goal of this program is to support educational activities that complement and/or help recruit individuals with specific specialty or disciplinary backgrounds to research careers in biomedical, behavioral and clinical sciences. LOI due Nov 13.
NIDDK Education Program Grants (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed). This FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on courses for skill development and research experiences that fall within NIDDK's mission areas. Due Jan 25 (LOI not required).
Medical Scientist Training Program (T32). This FOA provides support to eligible domestic institutions to develop and implement effective, evidence-based approaches to integrated dual-degree training leading to the award of both clinical degrees, e.g., MD, DO, DVM, DDS, and research doctorate degrees (PhD or equivalent). Due May 25 (LOI not required).
SC INBRE Open Solicitations: Due Mon, Dec 3
12-months performance period • Up to $10,000 • Up to 8 awards
Open to SC INBRE institutions, SC Clinical & Translational Research Institute members, and any PUI student/faculty teams across SC | Share our BIPP flier
12-months performance period • Up to $50,000 • Up to 7 awards to PUIs and 4 to CRUs (2 to USC Columbia, 1 to MUSC, 1 to Clemson)
Open to SC INBRE network and outreach institutions | Share our DRP flier
The AR:CURE project to host 2019 Synthetic Biology Faculty Workshop, June 16-19, Ouachita Baptist University (Arkadelphia, AR).
This 3-day workshop will give faculty expertise to begin a Course-embedded Undergrad Research Experience (CURE) at their institutions. Workshop is 100% funded through a NSF EPSCoR RII Track-1 award, therefore there is no cost associated with it. Funds are available to offset a portion of travel expenses. Now accepting applications (until Jan 24). Learn more »
Dena Garner, Ph.D
Director of the Office of Research and Grants
Leigh Batten Lipscomb
Director of Grants, The Citadel Foundation