The Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience
The Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience (DINS) is pleased to announce the availability of up to 7 pilot project awards (maximum budget of $50,000 per award) to support novel basic and translational projects in the neurosciences. These awards will be supported under two programs for 2018 and are open to all faculty members across both the Medical School and the Undergraduate Campus.
The Schmitt Program in Integrative Neuroscience
The Schmitt Program in Integrative Neuroscience (SPIN) supports pilot and feasibility awards for basic science and translational projects that advance our understanding of both normal and abnormal brain functioning (4-5 awards available).
The Harry T. Mangurian Jr. Foundation
The Harry T. Mangurian Jr. Foundation (MF) offers pilot and feasibility awards for basic, clinical and translational projects that specifically support research on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) (2 awards available).
Application Submission Deadlines
For more information on the above awards, download the RFA.
Please send applications by email as a single pdf file attachment to: Kathleen_Jensen@urmc.rochester.edu
Address all other questions about applications to: John_Foxe@urmc.rochester.edu
Application submissions are due on Friday June 1st by 5:00pm.
An internal review committee will work with a panel of independent external reviewers to determine the most competitive projects for support. The Program is administered through the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience.
Committee Review will be completed in roughly a month, with funding scheduled to begin by mid-July.