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2019 LA CaTS Grant Development Awards
Currently Accepting: Applications
Deadline: 6/30/2020
Funding Entity: LA CaTS
Max. Award: $5,000.00
Contact: info@lacats.org

The Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center is seeking applications to support Grant Development Awards for Pilot project awardees and other LA CaTS investigators with sufficient preliminary data to support collaborative scientific grant-writing teams in clinical and translational research. Support of investigators is central to the aim of the LA CaTS Center to increase the critical mass of investigators performing clinical and translational research. This is a competitive application to identify and select Grant Development Awards which will lead to subsequent competitive grant proposals to the NIH and other funding agencies. The overall objective of the program is to provide support so that junior and/or senior faculty can collaborate on planning and preparation for submission of interdisciplinary and innovative grant applications.

Notes:
  • One Application per submission
  • Submission Limit: 1 per Applicant.
  • Upload only pdf files
  • Only 1 file for each Application
2019 LA CaTS Visiting Scholar Program
Currently Accepting: Applications
Deadline: 6/30/2020
Funding Entity: LA CaTS
Max. Award: $5,000.00
Contact: info@lacats.org

The Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center is seeking applications to support training opportunities for junior investigators in clinical and translational research. Visiting Scholar awards will be targeted to New Investigators or Early-Stage Investigators, as defined by the NIH, for detail see http://grants.nih.gov/grants/new_investigators/. Support of these investigators is central to the aim of the LA CaTS Center to increase the critical mass of investigators performing clinical and translational research. This is a competitive application to identify and select candidates. The overall objective of the program is to provide support so that junior faculty can extend and enhance their skill set in research by visiting laboratories or research programs, and working with mentors to learn new techniques or obtain expertise in a specific topic area.

Notes:
  • One Application per submission
  • Submission Limit: 1 per Applicant.
  • Upload only pdf files
  • Only 1 file for each Application
2019-2020 Community Scholars Program (LaCoSP)
Currently Accepting: Letter of Intentent
Deadline: 9/6/2019
Funding Entity: LA CaTS
Max. Award: $10,000.00
Contact: info@lacats.org

The LaCoSP is a research opportunity that was developed by the Community Engagement and Outreach Resource (CEOR) of the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center. The program provides formal training (didactic) and pilot project funds (up to $10,000) for teams comprised of a community and an academic partner interested in community-based participatory research (CBPR). The goal of the LaCoSP is to increase the capacity of community-academic partnerships to conduct community engaged research with mutual ownership of the processes and products and aligning with the ultimate objective of improving the health of residents of Louisiana and the nation.

Notes:
  • One Letter of Intentent per submission
  • Submission Limit: 1 per Applicant.
  • Upload only pdf files
  • Only 1 file for each Application
SPECIAL NORC PILOT/FEASIBILITY GRANT - 2019
Currently Accepting: Letter of Intentent
Deadline: 9/20/2019
Funding Entity: Nutrition Obesity Research Center
Award: $40,000.00-$120,000.00
Contact: norc@pbrc.edu

Approximately $120,000 has been generously made available to fund P&F grants (minimum 1, maximum 3). The major objective of this program is to provide research support to develop preliminary data from Early Stage Investigators involving nutrition/obesity/diabetes-related research. The hope for this Pilot and Feasibility Award Call is that it will generate enough preliminary data for the investigator to obtain research funding by conventional mechanisms (e.g., R01 or equivalent).

Notes:
  • One Letter of Intentent per submission
  • Submission Limit: 1 per Applicant.
  • Upload only pdf files
  • Only 1 file for each Letter of Intent
  • Only 1 file for each Application