Funding opportunities

April 28, 2020

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)Research is the path forward in this global pandemic, and CTSI, like organizations around the world, is committed to accelerating these discoveries. 

March 25, 2020

A woman holding a notepad talks to a group of people.CTSI’s CEARCH Office has awarded four teams Community Health Collaborative Pilot Grants for 2020. Read more about the grantees and their projects. 

January 14, 2020

Attendees of the 2019 Child Health Dinner are mingling in front of a projected screen that reads, "Welcome to the 2019 Research in Child Health Dinner Forum."In December, CTSI hosted University of Minnesota and Children’s Minnesota child health advocates for a celebration of the efforts of the Child Health Collaborative and to learn about research projects and findings from three grantee teams. Read this recap to learn more about the grantees and keynote address.

January 8, 2020

A scientist in a laboratory looks at a vial filled with green liquidCTSI’s Office of Discovery and Translation issues the 7th Translational Product Development Fund RFA funding cycle to support projects that advance research discoveries towards commercializable products. Apply now for support for projects on the path to form a start-up or license agreement, and focused on product development.

January 8, 2020

Attendees and Scholars view posters from CTSI's 2019 Poster SessionCTSI’s KL2 Scholars Career Development Program is now accepting applications. Apply now for protected time to conduct research, research career development, and funding support.

December 26, 2019

A woman works with a group on a research project.CTSI’s Research Education, Training, and Career Development Core announces a Request for Applications for PReP and A-PReP, two summer career development programs for undergraduate and doctoral-level health sciences students. Learn more and apply for this valuable career development and education opportunity.

November 4, 2019

Scientist with a blue glove holds up and examines a pillCTSI’s Office of Discovery and Translation (ODAT) has released a special Request for Applications (RFA) to advance the development of promising early-stage therapeutics. The intention of funding is to better position these projects to be competitive for follow-on funding through other internal or external funding programs and for successful commercialization. Learn more and apply.

September 3, 2019

A young girl has her blood pressure taken by a nurse at an outdoor clinic.CTSI is now accepting applications for its Community Health Collaborative Pilot Grants program, which matches University investigators with community partners to address important health issues identified by Minnesota communities. Learn more about how to apply.

July 22, 2019

Dan Knights, PhD, and Pajau Vangay, PhD, MS, work together in a lab.Researchers from the University of Minnesota and community are expanding upon work done during the Immigrant Microbiome Project that was partially funded by CTSI in 2015. The project identified changes in gut microbiomes in immigrant Hmong and Karen women living in Minnesota and Thailand to potentially uncover why there is a shift or decline in their health once immigrants are living in the United States.

July 19, 2019

Christen Ebens, Anne Frosch, and Rene Pierpont, KL2 Scholars for July 2019

CTSI is pleased to welcome three new Scholars into its KL2 Scholar Career Development Program, a structured career development program that focuses on multidisciplinary, translational research.

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