Monthly Archives: December 2015

NIH Announces Simplification of the Vertebrate Animals Section to Grant Applications and Contract Proposals

    NIH Notice NOT-OD-16-006 published on October 13, 2015 informed potential applicants and offerors that the requirements of the Vertebrate Animals Section (VAS) of grant applications, cooperative agreements and contract proposals has changed. The changes have been made to remove redundancy with Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee review… Read more »

PCORI Seeking LOIs Pipeline to Proposal Awards Initiative.

PCORI is seeking Letters of Intent (LOIs) for Tier I projects through their Pipeline to Proposal Awards Initiative. This program supports the development of research ideas and proposals designed by partnerships of patients, caregivers, and other healthcare stakeholders. The deadline for submitting a letter of inquiry is Monday, Jan. 18.… Read more »

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Upcoming Grant Deadlines

Pre-proposal Deadline September 1, 2016 Career Awards at the Scientific Interface Five-year awards for $500,000Interdisciplinary Ph.D.s January 15, 2016 Postdoctoral Enrichment Program $60,000 over three yearsSupports career development activities for underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows at degree-granting institutes in the US or CanadaFebruary 1, 2016 February 1, 2016 Collaborative Research Travel… Read more »

InSight Workgroup – Wednesday, December 16

InSight Workgroup  A collaborative effort between the Institute for Translational Science (ITS), Office of Technology Transfer (OTT), Center for Addiction Research (CAR), and Center for Biomedical Engineering (CBME)  Wednesday, 12/16/2015 ITS Main Conference Room Research Building 6, room 6.110 3:30-5:00 pm     Topic: Drug Repurposing Bruce Bloom, Ph.D. Chief… Read more »