This budget template is required for all BRI and Stepping Strong funding opportunities.
PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications for many of the opportunities listed below and owing to the fact that our review process utilizes the generous services of volunteer faculty reviewers, we will likely not be able to provide any feedback on individual projects submitted in response to these RFAs.
BWH & HMS FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
Innovation Discovery Grants Program
Amount: Up to $100,000
Deadline: September 25, 2019, 11:59PM EST
Indirect Cost: Applicants may request up to $100,000 total cost (inclusive of 15% indirect costs)
Summary: Do you have a technology or innovation that needs funding to make it commercially viable? Partners HealthCare has renewed this grant program to stimulate new inventive concepts, identify areas of commercially significant scientific strength, and accelerate the creation of new products from the innovations of all Partners faculty and employees.
Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis
Eligibility: Health care professionals seeking learning opportunities, including post-docs, residents, clinical fellows and medical students who are part of the Partners system
Summary: The awards provide funding to health care professionals and learners to help them develop their knowledge, networks and understanding of traumatic injury and identify subjects where they can pursue research and treatment ideas.
The office of the Brigham Health President, in concert with BH Department Chairs, has made funds available beginning in FY20 to support a new program to establish or contribute to research sundry funds for BWH investigators who obtain multi-year non-mentored NIH grants. No application is required; monies will be available for awards made on or after October 1, 2019.
Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology
Amount: Two $50,000 awards will be distributed
Deadline: October 1, 2019, 12PM (LOI)
Indirect Cost: Award will be inclusive of indirect costs
Summary: The goal of the IGNITE Awards program is to advance understanding of female-specific and sex-differentiated effects in novel therapeutics. IGNITE investigations are important components of the Connors Center’s emerging First-in-Women Precision Medicine Platform. First-in-Women is a translational research platform which will advance the inclusion and specific investigation of women in studies of the development and utilization of new drugs, devices, and digital therapeutics in order to produce sex-specific knowledge about treatments aimed for both men and women.
Request for Proposals: Preclinical Imaging Pilot Grants
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until December 12, 2019
Free scan time is available for BWH researchers in order to acquire preclinical imaging data to use in external grant submissions. Modalities available include: MRI, microPET, microCT, and in-vivo optical imaging. SAIL scientific support personnel will help investigators design an appropriate pilot study and acquire the images. This opportunity is funded by a NextGen collaborative grant from the Brigham Research Institute (BRI).
Funding is not provided for animals and housing. An approved IACUC protocol will be required before the start of experiments, but is not required prior to submission of an application. Assistance with initiating and amending IACUC protocols to include imaging is offered. More information…
Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Amount: $25,000 – $50,000
Deadline: January 15, 2020 (LOI)
Indirect Cost: 15%