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May 30, 2012

By receiving the Clinical and Translational Science Award, the University of Minnesota is now required by the NIH to ensure an acknowledgment of the CTSA in any publications that result from UMN CTSI assistance with a project.

May 30, 2012

The CTSI F & T Pilot Grant Program is for predoctoral and NIH fellowship trainees, and includes up to $16,000 in pilot funds for clinical and translational projects and mentoring.

April 11, 2012

Join the CTSI staff to learn about the Research Services Pilot Funding Program, designed to increase the competitiveness of UMN investigators for extramural funding to investigate novel questions in the clinical setting.

February 7, 2012

UMN and Mayo Clinic signageThe University of Minnesota's Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI) and Mayo Clinic in Rochester (Mayo Clinic)'s Center for Translational Science Activities are pleased to announce the inaugural cycle of a new, competitive award program that will support joint projects from both institutions. 

January 31, 2012

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) is pleased to announce two pilot funding opportunities designed to support the broad spectrum of translational science research at the University of Minnesota and in our communities.

October 21, 2011

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute just announced a $26 million Pilot Projects Grants Program ($13M per year for 2 years) that will support approximately 40 awards. Funding may be requested for up to $250,000 in direct costs per year for up to two years.

October 19, 2011

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) releases its first Research Services Pilot Funding Program Request for Proposals (RFP). This program is designed to increase the competitiveness of UMN investigators for extramural funding. An RFP will be issued twice each year: in October (funding expected to begin in January) and in April (funding expected to begin in July).

August 31, 2011

The National Institutes of Health Common Fund recently posted two funding opportunities. The NIH Director's Pioneer Award supports innovative approaches to major challenges in biomedical or behavioral research. Deadline is Oct. 7. Applications do not require preliminary data or detailed budgets and provide up to $2.5 million over 5 years. Read RFA-RM-11-004 for detailed instructions on how to apply.

August 26, 2011

By receiving the Clinical and Translational Science Award, the University of Minnesota is now required by NCRR and NIH to ensure an acknowledgment of the CTSA in any publications that result from UMN CTSI assistance with a project.

August 15, 2011

The Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics has released their 2011 Request for Research Proposals, offering up to $3 million in total costs. Awards of any size will be considered; most proposals will be in the $200,000 to $1,000,000 range.

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