UK Sponsored Program Development

Grants Bulletin

July 20, 2017


Limited Submissions

Appalachian Translational Research Network Program
The Clinical and Translational Science Awards Centers at UK, CCHMC, WVU, and PSU are soliciting applications from faculty members for pilot projects for the Appalachian Community-Academic Partner Program. Applications must target health disparities of Appalachian Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia and focus on community-engaged, translational research.
Funding amount: up to $100,000 in total direct costs over a 24 month period.
Key Dates:
Letter of Intent Due: August 23, 2017
Finalists Notified: September 29, 2017
Full Application Due: October 27, 2017
For questions, contact

Entrepreneurs Bootcamp
The Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship is hosting Bootcamp Teams in the Fall 2017 semester.
The first day of Bootcamp is tentatively scheduled for September 7, 2017 in the Gatton College of Business.
A 1 time observation is allowed, but “sit ins” throughout the semester will not be allowed.
To join a Bootcamp Team, fill out this form.
Contact Mariam Gorjian at for questions.

CCTS High Impact & Junior RFA Call for Applications
The CCTS will accept applications for pilot projects for the categories below:
Junior Investigators
This award is intended to support pilot studies by early stage investigators to obtain preliminary data for eventual external submission. The max award will be $25,000 over 18 months. The award is only open to investigators in the beginning stage of their career, or investigators who are transitioning into a new area.
High Impact Award
This award is for investigators at all stages of career development, and is intended to stimulate innovation and support for pilot studies that will lead to extramural funding. The total award is limited to $50,000 over 18 months

LOI Due: August 23, 2017
Invitation to submit: October 20, 2017
Funding Decision: December 2017
For questions, please contact Elodie Elayi at

July 13, 2017


Limited Submissions

Diabetes-Related Pilot Grants – Wash U/UK Diabetes Research Center
Deadline for submission: 5 pm on August 7, 2017
Funded through the Diabetes Research Center at Washington University, one or two awards of $40,000 for one year will be given to meritorious applications.

See the full Application Guidelines
Contact for questions

8th Annual College of Pharmacy Drug Discovery & Development and Natural Products Consortium Symposium
Thursday, August 10, 2017
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
College of Pharmacy, Room 124
Registration required by 8/1/17 – no cost:
For questions and more information, contact Tonya Vance at


July 06, 2017


Limited Submissions

Rate Changes in Effect
Rate changes for some campus services, including research cores, have gone in effect with the new fiscal year. Be sure to check with the core or center for updated information.