The following funding opportunities require an internal selection process since the University is limited in the number of applicants that are permitted to apply for these awards.  Please check this website for the BSD’s internal deadlines and the application requirements for the internal selection process.  Should you come across a funding opportunity that you do not see listed that appears to be limited, please bring it to our attention by emailing fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu.

 

Name of the OpportunityFunding AvailableDeadlinesEligibilityApplication Requirements
HRSA - Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Access, Care, and Engagement Technical Assistance Center (ACE TA Center) Up to $375K per year for 3 yearsBSD Deadline: November 16, 2018

Application Deadline: January 22, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit.

2) Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel: names, departments and institutions
HRSA - Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Integrated HIV/AIDS Planning and Resource Allocation Cooperative AgreementUp to $700K per year for 4 yearsBSD Deadline: November 16, 2018

Application Deadline: January 17, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit.

2) Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel: names, departments and institutions
NIH - Ancillary Studies to the NIDDK Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics Consortium (IBDGC) (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)Up to $200K per year for 3 yearsBSD Deadline: November 16, 2018

LOI Deadline (recommended): January 21, 2019

Application Deadline: February 21, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit.

2) Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel: names, departments and institutions
NIH Blueprint Program for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education Experiences (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)Award amount may vary with the scope of the research education program proposed and there are no specific budget limitations; the maximum project period is 5 years.BSD Deadline: November 20, 2018

LOI Deadline (recommended): January 15, 2019

Application Deadline: February 15, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit.

2) Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel: names, departments and institutions
Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed)Up to $1.5M per year in direct costs for a maximum period of 5 yearsBSD Deadline: November 28, 2018

LOI Deadline: December 26, 2018

Application Deadline: January 25, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit.

2) Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel: names, departments and institutions
HRSA - AIDS Education and Training Centers – National HIV Curriculum e-Learning Platform: Technology Operations and MaintenanceUp to $500K per year for 3 years.BSD Deadline: November 30, 2018

Application Deadline: January 30, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit.

2) Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel: names, departments and institutions
The NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)For the F99 phase, award budgets are composed of stipends, tuition and fees, and institutional allowance.

For the K00 phase, award budgets are composed of salary and fringe benefits, tuition and fees, research and career development support, and indirect costs.
BSD Deadline: November 30, 2018

Application Deadline: February 22, 2019
Eligibility:

- Currently enrolled as a graduate student in the 3rd or 4th year of a mentored PhD or equivalent research degree program in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical sciences at a domestic institution.

- Must be at the dissertation research stage of training at the time of award, and must show evidence of high academic performance in the sciences and commitment to a career as an independent cancer research scientist.

Submit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu by the BSD deadline:

1) CV

2) Summary of pre-doctoral and post-doctoral research plans.

3) Describe the long-term career goals and explain how the F99/K00 will enable the attainment of those goals.

4) Identify an F99 sponsor(s) who will supervise the proposed dissertation research training experience. The primary sponsor should be the applicant's primary dissertation research advisor and be committed both to the applicant’s research training and to direct supervision of his/her research.
Mary Kay Foundation: Innovative/Translational Cancer Research Award$100,000 over 1-2 yearsUCCCC deadline: December 7, 2018

Application deadline: February 8, 2019
PI StatusSubmit the following to Rita Spiroff viat email: rspiroff@bsd.uchicago.edu

1) Updated NIH biosketch;
2) Brief (1-2 page) description of the proposed research including aims, significance of the research goals, timeline of the project, and description of the proposal’s potential to impact the care of women with ovarian, uterine, breast or cervical cancer.
2019 Agilent Early Career Professor AwardUnrestricted research award of $100KBSD Deadline: January 4, 2019

Application Deadline: February 12, 2019
Faculty must not have completed PhD (residency in case of MDs or MD/PhDs) earlier than January 2009Submit the following materials to fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu prior to the BSD deadline:

1) CV
2) Summary of areas of expertise, contribution to measurement technology, and future research directions (1,000 word max)