Determine Eligibility & Compare Grants

Eligibility

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:
a. Department Chair waiver
b. 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  

Mentored Scientist Award Program in HIV/AIDS

  X         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)
Applicants need mentor's commitment to guide PI through the duration of the project.

New Direction Awards

    X X X X AS,
REAC
$30,000  
Post Childbearing Professional Development Leave Award Program       X X   CTSI-SOS $40,000 This grant  allows multiple submissions (check Submission Rules)
Preference given to Assistant and early Associate. 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 Awards   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
Global Health Basic Science Award Program   X X X X X GHS $40,000 Not offered Fall 2014. Junior faculty (3 years or less) associate prof. & above may apply only if new to the field
Global Health Policy Award Program    X X X X X GHS $40,000 Not offered Fall 2014. Junior faculty (3 years or less) associate prof. & above may apply only if new to the field
Intl. Mentored Scientist Award Program in HIV/AIDS   X X X X X CFAR $25,000 Trainee from foreign site with UCSF mentor
Pilot for UCSF Investigators working with King's College, London                  
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 Preference given to Assistant Professors

Team Science Grant 

 

      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
Asian Health Institute Pilot Grant     X X X X AHI $25,000 Not offered Fall 2014                      
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.

CAPS-HIV Innovative Grants   

  X* X X X X CAPS $30,000 *Postdoctoral fellows, research specialists, principal statisticians are eligible if Dept. Chair states they are working toward independent funding for promotion to the faculty. Preference given to postdoctoral fellows and Assistant Professor.
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.
CC-AMC Pilot Awards in HIV-Associated Malignancies     X X X X Cancer Center  $75,000  
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 may 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
Pilot Funding to Improve the Care of Older Vulnerable Adults     X X X X UCSF Pepper Center & Tideswell $30,000/year for 2 years Trainees and non-UCSF faculty are not eligible
UCSF Diabetes Research Center (DRC) Pilot and Feasibility Awards       X X X DRC NIDDK $50,000 Spring Cycle ONLY
UCSF Diabetes Center Obesity Program Pilot and Feasibility Awards       X X X DRC NIDDK $50,000 Offered this Fall 2014 Cycle

Informing Tobacco Product Regulation 

 

  X* X X X X Center for Tobacco Control Research and 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
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 Awards     X X X X AS;
REAC
$35,000