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

Information & Resources

2021 Key Dates

RFA Posted
Early July 2020

Intent to Apply Due
September 8, 2020, 5:00 pm MT

Informational Calls
Aug 10: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Join via Zoom
Phone: (346) 248-7799, meeting ID #920 8845 7789

Sept 23: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Join via Zoom
Phone: (346) 248-7799, meeting ID #97761764834

Calls may end early if all questions addressed

Cost Share Budget Review
September 25, 2020

Application Due
October 1, 2020, 5:00 pm MT

Selection Notice
January 2021

Start of Award
May 2021