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Funding Forecaster

                                                 

 
The Funding Forecaster listings below include internal (CHOP/Penn), federal, and foundation funding opportunities.  These listings are also distributed to faculty monthly via email.
  • The Blavatnik Family Foundation 2020 Young Scientists national competition  recognizes the country’s most promising young faculty-rank scientists and engineers in the disciplinary categories of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry. CHOP has been invited to submit three nominees. Questions and nominations to denight [at] email.chop.edu (Robert DeNight), Assistant Director, Research Business Operations by Friday, September 27, 2019.
  • CHOP Research Institute Bridge Funding Program, a semi-annual competitive process. Application to denight [at] email.chop.edu (Robert DeNight), Assistant Director, Research Business Operations by Friday, September 27, 2019.

CHOP Research Institute Pilot Grants:

For further information about the two pilot grants below, contact  brodeur [at] email.chop.edu (Garrett Brodeur, MD); Davidsonbl [at] email.chop.edu (Beverly Davidson, PhD); or eisenlohrl [at] email.chop.edu (Ike Eisenlohr, VMD, PhD):

  • K-Readiness Pilot Grant for Senior Fellows and Instructors to provide salary support for staff who can assist with the fellows' or instructors' research objectives. Letter of Intent (LOI) and CV to denight [at] email.chop.edu (Robert DeNight), Assistant Director, Research Business Operations by Monday, September 30, 2019.
  • Pilot Grant for Junior Faculty to give assistant professors on the Tenure or Clinician Educator tracks, within the first four years of appointment, additional mentoring and research opportunities. The mentoring PI is required to have a strong track record of mentoring trainees and/or junior faculty to independent research careers.  Letter of Intent (LOI), along with NIH biosketches for the junior faculty PI and the established PI mentor, to denight [at] email.chop.edu (Robert DeNight), Assistant Director, Research Business Operations by Monday, September 30, 2019.

 

  • CPCE and PolicyLab Pilot Grants   For pilot studies focusing on Clinical Effectiveness OR Policy-oriented Health Services Research. Questions to burnsideh [at] email.chop.edu (Holly Burnside). Application due Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

Recurring pilot grants and recurring limited application grants, listed by month typically due:

(Mostly) FOUNDATIONS, ASSOCIATIONS, and PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES, posted by month application due  HERE  (Many new October, November, December 2019 opportunities!)

Federal funding announcements:   

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Generally, letters of intent (LOIs) are due a month after release dates and applications are due two months after release dates. 

Department of Defense (DOD)

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