The Translational Research Institute (TRI) administers competitive funding programs to spur innovative translational research projects as well as projects that study research processes, especially those integrating special populations in research. Please review each funding opportunity for specific eligibility criteria and check back frequently for the release of special funding announcements.

ProgramRequest for ApplicationsLetter of Intent DueApplications DueDescription
TRI Pilot Award ProgramAug. 22, 2017Noon, Sept. 11, 2017,Noon, Oct. 23, 2017This pilot focuses on implementation science to incorporate new research findings into the health care system.
KL2 Scholar Career Development AwardAug. 2, 2017Aug. 28, 2017, by 5 p.m.Sept. 15, 2017, by noonAssists junior faculty who are committed to academic careers in clinical or translational research.
Interinstitutional Pilot AwardOct. 16, 2017No LOIJan. 19, 2018, 5 p.m.The Western States Consortium includes the UAMS Translational Research Institute (TRI) and three other Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) institutions.