Request for Applications for Departmental Funding of Research

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Our department is strongly committed to supporting basic, translational, and clinically oriented research in a variety of topics related to anesthesia and perioperative care. In order to facilitate the research being performed in the department, we solicit applications for funding via a yearly request for applications (RFA). The goal of the RFA program is to provide limited funding to facilitate, promote, or sustain research in the department.

We are currently accepting proposals for the following programs:

1.     New Direction Award for Established Investigators

2.     Ongoing Project Award

3.     Ongoing Project Award for T32 Trainees

4.     Clinical Seed Award with Non-clinical Time (Letter of Intent)

5.     Clinical Seed Award without Non-clinical Time (Letter of Intent)

Application Guidelines & Templates:

For detailed application instructions, refer to the guidelines for each award program on Box. A summary of the award programs is also attached to this email.

Submitting Your Application:

Use the online Qualtrics form to submit your application: You will be asked to complete a series of questions directly on the form. At the end of the form, upload the proposal materials or letter of intent (for Clinical Seed Awards) as a single PDF file.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on May 1st, 2024.


For questions, email [email protected].