Funding Opportunities, What's New

  • The Preterm Birth Initiative (PTBi) East Africa, sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is offering the "East Africa Award in Preterm Birth", a $40,000 grant designed to promote innovative ideas and strategies in research areas related to preterm birth
  • The Core Center for Musculoskeletal Biology and Medicine (CCMBM) Pilot/Feasibility Program sponsors both the "Pilot for Junior Investigators" and the "Pilot for Established Investigators" by funding awards in the amount of $25,000 to applicants that are full members of the Center
  • The "Under-Represented Faculty & Senior Fellows In Clinical and Translational Research Awards", sponsored by CTSI-SOS, has expanded the eligibility to now include senior faculty, associate and full professors, and faculty who belong to the Professional Research Series

Spring 2015 Cycle Results
RAP reviewed 158 applications and made 71 awards for the Spring 2015 cycle; 45% of the grants reviewed were awarded. Thanks to the combined efforts of multiple funding agencies, a total of $2,575,641 was distributed to UCSF researchers. For more details and to find out the names of the awardees go to "Resources" on the RAP website.