This award is intended for junior faculty who are in the early stages of their career; specifically, the Applicant may be the recipient of a career development (K) award, or another mentored research award, but not an RO1 grant or equivalent.
Applicants must meet the following requirements:*
* If the Applicant has current funding or pending applications for mentored-training funding, and/or potential overlap funding, this information should be described in detail on the downladable template. In addition, the Applicant must upload a document that provides the specific aims or abstract, as well as budget, for each item on the template.
An Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or hold a temporary nonimmigrant visa. This visa must be valid for the two-year award period (January 2, 2017 – December 31, 2018).