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September 19, 2023, Research Bulletin

Volume 4, Issue 15

Highlighted Opportunity

ARPA-H Funding   

Newly Announced: ARPA-H Biomedical Data Fabric Toolbox, aims to advance next-generation software tools to synthesize and speed the use of health research data, with early use cases in cancer. 

Funding details have not yet been released. The CU Anschutz Office of Research Development and Strategy will be monitoring and providing updates, including registration information for Proposers' Day and full solicitation details as they become available.   

Proposers' Day - September 27, 2023.

Internal Funding Opportunities

CU Anschutz Programmatic Incubator for Research (CU ASPIRE) Program 

The goal of the CU ASPIRE Program is to increase submission and success of program project, center grants, and large multi-project team science programs (not multi-PI R01s) on campus by supporting milestone-driven collaborations between investigators across campus. 

  • Letters of Intent (required) due: October 30, 2023
  • Application due: December 15, 2023
  • Coming Soon: The CU School of Medicine and CU Anschutz Research Development and Strategy Office will host ASPIRE Townhalls to discuss program specific. Dates and details will be announced soon. 

See additional details, full RFP, and link to submit LOI

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

National Cancer Institute (NCI) | Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)

  • Internal applications due: September 27, 2023
  • Sponsor application due: November 17, 2023

National Institute on Aging (NIA) | The Harmonized Cognitive Assessment Protocol (HCAP) Network (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

  • If interested in applying, please email Jamie Kutner by September 8, 2023
  • Sponsor application deadline: November 17, 2023

Brain Research Foundation | Seed Grant

  • Internal Applications Due: October 9, 2023  
  • Sponsor LOI deadline: November 21, 2023

The G. Harold and Leila Y. Mathers Foundation

  • Internal Applications Due: October 18, 2023  
  • Sponsor LOI deadline: December 1, 2023

Call for Nominations - Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science

  • Internal Applications Due: October 16, 2023  
  • Sponsor deadline: November 1, 2023

Featured Funding Opportunities





Notices of Intent to Publish

NIH Funding Announcements

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

Special Announcements

Fundamentals of Study Design Biostatistics Short Course

  • September 6 - October 11 (online)
  • Wednesdays 4:00 - 6:00 PM

A six-week short course for those wanting to become acquainted with basic clinical trial methodology, either to broaden their knowledge of public health and clinical research, or to obtain a basis for more advanced study of the design and conduct of clinical trials. Introduces clinical trial design in the context of epidemiological concepts, covers various topics in the design and conduct of clinical trials, and profiles clinical trials that illustrate these issues.

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