Pilot Projects Program Contact: Michael O'Reilly, Director The University of Rochester Environmental Health Sciences Center (EHSC) has funds to support a limited number of meritorious Pilot Projects. The pilot project should be relevant to the theme of the EHSC, namely “Environmental Agents as Modulators of Human Disease and Dysfunction.” Applicants may request a maximum of $30,000 for the duration of one year. While applications are generally limited to EHSC faculty members, collaboration with other faculty is encouraged. Download PDF for more details. Download Word file to fill out form.