Determine Eligibility & Compare Grants

 

UCSF faculty in any series, including adjunct and professional research series, may apply. Exceptions are listed.

Specialists are generally NOT eligible. Exceptions are listed.

Faculty Without Salary (WOS) ARE eligible IF they provide:

1.      Department Chair waiver

2.      Department commitment to provide an account to receive the funds.

Eligibility requirements need to be met as of date of submission.

 

Career Development

Resident

Fellow

Post Doc

Instructor

Assistant Professor

Associate

Professor

Professor

Agency

Amount

Issues of Note

Hardship Awards

 

 

X

X

X

X

AS, REAC

$30,000

 

Independence Support Award

 

 

 

X

X

 

AS, REAC

$50,000

See eligibility for restrictions

Mentored Scientist Award Program in HIV/AIDS

 

X

 

 

 

 

CFAR

$40,000

Fellows must have completed their clinical training (if applicable). Applicants need mentor’s commitment to guide PI through the duration of the project.

New Directions Award

 

 

X

X

X

X

AS, REAC

$30,000

 

New Child Leave Award

 

 

 

X

X

 

CTSI-SOS

$40,000

This grant allows multiple submissions (check Submission Rules). Asst. professors need a mentor. For faculty ONLY, Professional Research Series CANNOT apply.

Re-Entry

 

 

X*

X

X

X

AS

$30,000

*In the Acad. Senate series

Under-represented Faculty in Clinical & Translational Research Award

 

X

X

X

 

 

CTSI-SOS

$30,000

See description for definition of Under-represented Groups. At least 75% active time (Postdoctoral or Clinical Fellows) or 50% active time (entry level faculty) committed to research. Professional Research Series CANNOT apply.

International

Resident

Fellow

Post Doc

Instructor

Assistant Professor

Associate

Professor

Professor

Agency

Amount

Issues of Note

East Africa Award in Preterm Birth

X

X

X

X

X

X

PTBi East Africa (BMGF-funded)

$40,000

East African investigator (Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda) paired with UCSF mentor or co-PI.

Intl. Mentored Scientist Award Program in HIV/AIDS

 

X

X

X

X

X

CFAR

$25,000

Trainee from foreign site with UCSF mentor

Multidisciplinary

Resident

Fellow

Post Doc

Instructor

Assistant Professor

Associate

Professor

Professor

Agency

Amount

Issues of Note

Multi-Disciplinary Planning Grant

 

 

X

X

X

X

CTSI-SOS

$25,000

Preferences given to Assistant Professors.

Team Science Grant

 

 

X

X

X

X

AS, CTSI-SOS, REAC

$50,000

to $75,000

 

Pilots

Resident

Fellow

Post Doc

Instructor

Assistant Professor

Associate

Professor

Professor

Agency

Amount

Issues of Note

Alzheimer Disease Research Center (ADRC) Pilot

 

X

X

X

 

 

ADRC

$25,000

Fall Cycle Only

Basic Science Award Program in HIV/AIDS

 

X

X*

X*

X*

X*

ARI, CFAR

$40,000

For senior postdoctoral fellows and junior investigators/Asst. Prof only (assistant faculty, three years or less.) Fellows must have completed their clinical training (if applicable). *Faculty (all levels including UCSF faculty from our affiliated institution partners) may apply ONLY if moving from non-HIV into HIV/AIDS basic science laboratory research.

Pilot Award Program in HIV/AIDS

 

X

X

X

X*

 

ARI, CFAR

$40,000

For senior postdoctoral fellows and junior investigators/Asst. Prof only (assistant faculty, three years or less). Fellows must have completed their clinical training (if applicable). *UCSF faculty or faculty from our affiliated institution partners at the associate level and above many apply ONLY if moving from non-HIV into the field of HIV/AIDS research.

Pilot in Integrative Medicine

 

X

X

X

X

X

OCIM-MZHF

$50,000

Applicants must be affiliated with OCIM or be sponsored by an OCIM faculty member.

Pilot for Established Investigators in Basic and Clinical/Translational Sciences

 

 

 

 

X

X

AS, CC-CCSG, REAC

$30,000

To be funded by the CC-CCSG, applicants must be Cancer Center Members or Associate Members

Pilot for Junior Investigators in Basic and Clinical/Translational Sciences

 

X*

X

X

 

 

ADRC, AS, CC-CCSG, CC-MZHF, CTSI-SOS, NCOEWH, REAC

$30,000

CC-MZHF applicants must be Physician-Scientists, CC members or be sponsored by a CC member.

CC-CCSG applicants must be Cancer Center Members or Associate Members.

* Fellows and Postdocs are not eligible for this grant. Only the ADRC will accept fellow applicants with proposals Alzheimer related. ADRC funds Fall cycles ONLY

UCSF Diabetes Research Center (DRC) Pilot and Feasibility Awards

 

 

 

X

X

X

DRC NIDDK

$50,000

Spring Cycle Only

UCSF Nutrition and Obesity Research Center (NORC) Pilot and Feasibility Awards

 

 

 

X

X

X

DRC

NIDDK

$50,000

 

Informing Tobacco Product Regulation

 

X*

X

X

X

X

Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education

$50,000

Postdoctoral fellows need to be senior, Senior postdoctoral fellows and instructors need a mentor.

Technology

Resident

Fellow

Post Doc

Instructor

Assistant Professor

Associate

Professor

Professor

Agency

Amount

Issues of Note

Catalyst Awards for the Development of Diagnostics, Devices, Therapeutics and Digital Health

X*

X*

X

X

X

X

CTSI-Catalyst

See Project Support

Resident and Postdoctoral scholars are eligible to submit applications as PI when a faculty member is acting as CO-PI.

Digital Health Research

 

X*

X

X

X

X

CTSI-SOS

$50,000

Postdoctoral scholars and fellows can submit applications as PI if a faculty member is acting as CO-PI

Shared Instrument Award

 

 

X

X

X

X

AS; REAC

$35,000