July 7, 2015

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.

Contact: TRIservices@uams.edu