Child and Maternal Health Pilot Grant (CMH-Pilot)

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Provides one-year pilot awards to encourage cross-disciplinary and collaborative research focused on children of all ages as well as pregnant women and mothers of newborn and young infants that will ultimately improve child and maternal health.

Translational research is intentionally broadly defined, and includes any basic, pre-clinical or clinical research with promise to improve child health. Basic research at the cellular and molecular level, pre-clinical research in animal models, clinical research in humans, and outcomes or health services research are eligible if the ultimate goal is to improve human health.

RFA issued in July, Applications due in October, Selection in February.

CMH-Pilot Award Categories

Mentored - $30,000

Junior - $30,000

Request for Applications (RFA)

The RFA describes eligibility, award categories, and application requirements

Applications will be accepted online starting Monday, July 26, 2021

Information & Resources

2022 Key Dates

RFA Posted
July 2021

Intent to Apply Due
Monday, September 6, 2021 at 5:00 pm MT

Informational Call #1
Monday, August 9, 2021: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Join via Zoom
Phone: (346) 248-7799, meeting ID #956 5190 9173

Informational Call #2
Thursday, September 23, 2021: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Join via Zoom
Phone: (346) 248-7799, meeting ID #925 0409 1328

Cost Share Budget Review Deadline
Friday, September 24, 2021

Application Deadline
Monday, October 4, 2021, 5:00 pm MT

Selection Notice
January 2022

Start of Award
May 2022

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