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August 17, 2021 Research Bulletin

Volume 2, Issue 16

Featured Funding Opportunities

Create Your Fund Search Profile Today:
Make sure you don’t miss external funding opportunities in your area by setting up your profile and notifications in InfoEd’s Sponsored Programs Information Network (SPIN).

The Office of Research Development and Education has created a one-page SPIN overview describing how to work with the database effectively.

NIH Funding Announcements

NIH funding opportunities and notices are presented weekly. Please see the current and past updates below.

Limited Funding Opportunities

Please take a moment to visit and bookmark the newly launched website featuring limited funding opportunities.

To submit a proposal for these opportunities:

Interested candidates must send a one-page summary of their research proposal and their biosketch in pdf format via the Limited Submission Portal.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year (FY) 2022 Teaching Health Center Planning and Development (THCPD) Technical Assistance (TA) (THCPD-TA) funding opportunity


For the purposes of this notice of funding opportunity (NOFO), community-based residencies are programs that primarily train residents in ambulatory outpatient care settings and focus on producing physicians and dentists who will practice in underserved communities.

  • Materials due to Internal Review Committee: August 24, 2021
  • Sponsor Deadline: August 30, 2021

Community-Centered Solutions & Care Provision funding opportunity

Caring for Denver Foundation announces their Community-Centered Solutions & Care Provision funding opportunity.  

  • Materials due to Internal Review Committee: August 24, 2021
  • Sponsor Deadline: September 2, 2021

Cardiovascular Biorepository for Type 1 Diabetes (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)


National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) have released a Request for Applications titled “Cardiovascular Biorepository for Type 1 Diabetes (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)” (RFA-DK-21-010).

  • Materials due to Internal Review Committee: August 31, 2021
  • Optional Letter of Intent: September 20, 2021
  • Sponsor Deadline: October 20, 2021

NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Program

  • Materials due to Internal Review Committee: October 4, 2021
  • Sponsor Deadline: January 19, 2022

Special Announcements

Jacqueline's Wish for the Heart Award is to support CU School of Medicine early career investigators (fellows, instructors & assistant professors) doing outstanding research in women's heart disease.

Deadline: August 20, 2021 by 5pm

To apply, send your biosketch in current NIH format to

In the personal statement, include specifically how you plan to use the funds and, in lay terms, how this award will support your research in heart disease for women.

For more information visit the The Ludeman Family Center for Women’s Health Research website.

Spark Research - Regulatory Webinar

Accelerating Discovery to Commercialization: Technology, Strategy and Regulatory Success

  • Wednesday, August 25 at 4pm
    • Zoom Registration(Registration has ended.)
  • Presented by Ernesto Chanona

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