April 25, 2014

June 2 is Due Date for TRI Funding Opportunities

Letters of intent for TRI’s 2014 Pilot Award Program and applications for the 2014 KL2 Career Development Awards are both due June 2.

Pilot Awards
The pilot awards are $50,000 maximum and have a 1-year time limit. Full applications are due Aug. 4, 2014. New this year is a requirement for a letter of approval from the IRB or IACUC with the full application. Learn more here. Contact: Kelly Bulloch, kwbulloch@uams.edu, 501.686.5417.

KL2 Awards
Benefits of the two-year KL2 Award program for UAMS junior investigators include:

Up to $52,000 each year for salary support
Up to $25,000 each year in research funds
Travel and graduate-level tuition support
Eligible candidates are those with professional doctorates committed to academic careers in translational research. View details of the program. Download TRI’s 2014 Request for Applications. Contact: behudson@uams.edu.