Funding Opportunities & Awards*

Bridging Grants

Bridging grant proposals are reviewed by external reviewers, with the major criteria being the importance and strength of the science and the likelihood of developing successfully into an NIH-funded project. Aspects to be considered are the priority score and adequacy of the responses to the reviewers.

Bridging Grant Submission Guidelines
Bridging Grant Recipients

Core Facility Support

Core Facility grant proposals will be evaluated in terms of importance to the institutional and state Cell and Developmental Biology research initiatives.

Core Facility Submission Guidelines
Core Facility Recipients

Faculty Scholar Awards

Scholar awards benefits faculty members who demonstrate excellence in research, teaching and service to the state’s universities.

Faculty Scholar Recipients

Developmental Research Project Awards (formerly Major Starter Grants)

After a competitive review, the K-INBRE Awards and Incentives Committee awards Developmental Research Project Awards to new faculty with outstanding research proposals in the scientific focus of the K-INBRE: cell and developmental biology. A grant submission is expected by the end of the 2 year award.

Developmental Research Project Award Recipients

Partnerships for Translational Research Training Awards

Partnerships awards are one-year awards offered for the purpose of facilitating the initiation of clinical/basic science research projects directed toward a translational goal. The awards are meant to support investigator and/or technical assistant salaries together with other research project requirements with the goal of exchanging information, data, and technical expertise in a close partnership arrangement.

Partnerships for Translational Research Training Award Guidelines
Sample Leadership Plan
Partnerships for Translational Research Training Award Recipients

Pilot Grants

Pilot grant proposals are reviewed by external reviewers, with the major criteria being the importance and strength of the science and the likelihood of developing successfully into an NIH-funded project.

Pilot Grant Recipients

Recruitment Packages

Recruitment package grant criteria will include (1) institutional needs, (2) strength of the applicant, and (3) the probability that hiring this individual will increase the competitiveness of the institution for NIH funds.

Recruitment Package Submission Guidelines
Recruitment Package Recipients

*All funding opportunities are contingent on future awards from the NIH.