- 2017 Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program Request for Applications - The Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) announces the 11th annual Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program (CTRFP). Annually, the CTRFP receives over 100 applications and awards approximately $1M for 20 investigator-initiated projects. MORE »
- Success Story - Ana Maria Arbelaez, MD, MSCI (Pediatrics), used the Mentored Training Program in Clinical Investigation (MTPCI) and the KL2 Scholar programs on her career pathway to independent investigator status. MORE »
- The Leap Inventor Challenge engages and trains Washington University faculty, postdoc, graduate student, and staff teams towards commercial development of their technology. MORE »
External Funding Opportunity
Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation Initiative - a new competitive cooperative agreement Funding Opportunity Announcement is now open. This is a program of the Office of Minority Health (OMH) at the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation initiative seeks to reduce significant health disparities impacting racial and ethnic minorities and/or disadvantaged populations through implementing evidence-based strategies with the greatest potential for impact. The program is intended to serve residents in communities disproportionately impacted by the opioid epidemic; childhood/adolescent obesity; and serious mental illness. Deadline is August 1, 2017, 5:00pm ET. Learn more | View a recording of the Technical Assistance webinar.