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.
Mentored - $30,000
Junior - $30,000
The RFA describes eligibility, award categories, and application requirements
2021 Key Dates
Sept 23: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Calls may end early if all questions addressed