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KL2 Scholar Award Applications Due Oct. 1

The application deadline has been extended to Oct. 1 for the UAMS Translational Research Institute (TRI) KL2 Mentored Research Career Development Scholar Awards. Benefits of the two-year program for early career researchers include:

  • Up to $95,000 each year for salary support
  • Up to $25,000 each year for research, tuition, travel and education materials

Eligible candidates are those with professional doctorates committed to academic careers in multidisciplinary translational research.

Revised Important Dates

  • Monday, September 14, 2015: Deadline to request biostatistics consult
  • Thursday, October 1, 2015, at 12 p.m. (noon):  Application packet due
    • Projects must be submitted for all necessary regulatory approval(s)
  • Week of November 23, 2015:  Awardees announced
  • Tuesday, December 1, 2015:  Project start date
    • All regulatory approval letter(s) must be submitted to TRI

Download TRI’s 2015 Request for Applications.


Why TRI?

Andres Duarte-Rojo, M.D., Ph.D., says the services provided by the UAMS Translational Research Institute are helping him advance his research.

July TRIbune

Check out the latest TRI news in the July TRIbune. This issue features new efforts to track the quality of TRI’s services to researchers, a story about a College of Pharmacy team’s promising TRI-supported radiation therapeutic, and the latest TRI-cited publications.

July 2015

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