Limited Submission: Pew Biomedical Scholars
Pew Biomedical Scholars
The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is pleased to announce this limited submission funding opportunity/award. Limited submission programs allow only a select number of applicants from each institution. In order to determine which PIs will be selected as the official applicants from UConn/UConn Health, an OVPR internal competition may be necessary (full process is described at our website).
All PIs who wish to be considered for this opportunity must submit a notification of intent to submit form through the UConn Quest Portal by the due date listed below. PIs must be selected and approved by the OVPR to be eligible to submit to this sponsor.
Program Information/RFP: https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/projects/pew-biomedical-scholars/program-details
Quest Portal Program Link: https://quest.uconn.edu/prog/Pew
Keywords: biomedical sciences, medicine
Award Details: $300K ($75K per year for four years)
Number of UConn Applicants: 1 applicant total across campuses
Eligibility: Applicants must: have a doctorate in biomedical sciences, medicine, or related field; hold a full-time appointment as an Assistant Professor as of 9/1/21; must not have been appointed as an assistant professor at any institution prior to 6/14/2017. The individual nominated may not have been nominated more than one time in the past.
Internal Notification of Intent Deadline: Monday, March 29, 2021 by 12PM
Internal Pre-proposal (if necessary) Deadline: Monday, April 12, 2021 by 12PM
Sponsor Nomination Deadline: Monday, May 17, 2021
Sponsor Full Proposal Deadline: Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Additional information: If a full internal competition is necessary, pre-proposals should be submitted that include: 1) A two page project narrative briefly describing the project, its key aims/objectives, the methodologies/approaches that will be used, and how the project goals align with the goals of the program. Please see the sponsor guidelines for details about program goals and application components. 2) 1-2 page budget overview with justifications. 3) Biosketches/brief CVs for key personnel.
For more information, please contact the Office of the Vice President for Research at email@example.com