Dear Research Colleagues,
Congratulations to all those nominated for the 2020-2021 University Research Awards focused on our response to COVID-19. There are countless members of the research community who have contributed to our research mission over the last 18 months. We had more than 100 nominations and the selection of these awardees was a very challenging task for the review committee.
At this time, we are honored to announce the following award recipients:
COVID-19 Innovation Award 2021
COVID-19 Resilience Awards o Extraordinary Dedication to Research Community
Outstanding Research Collaboration
Outstanding Clinical Research Coordination
Outstanding Core Facility Support
Outstanding Basic Research PRA/ Senior PRA
Outstanding Administrative Professional
Outstanding Contribution to a Research Unit
The University Research Awards event will take place on Tuesday, October 26th at 4pm. We do hope you will register and support the recipients and their outstanding achievements.
Thomas Flaig, MD
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.
If interested in applying to the W.M. Keck Foundation for the next cycle, please submit a one-page concept by November 8, 2021. The Keck Foundation is interested in funding projects that fall under one of two categories: 1) Medical Research or 2) Science & Engineering. The Foundation offers $1 million awards.
W.M. Keck Foundation focus includes --
The Foundation does NOT provide support for clinical trials or for disease-specific research.
Single-page concepts should include the following in 12 point font with 1 inch margins:
The NCI’s F99/K00 RFA has been released. Only one application per institution is allowed. Individuals interested in being considered for this opportunity should provide the following as a single PDF:
Submit the PDF no later than 5:00 pm October 15th. Submissions will be reviewed as quickly as possible.
Please contact Michaela Montour if you have any questions or difficulties with the submission link.
Register to attend the Universit Research Awards Ceremony ~ October 26 at 4 pm
Thanks to all that submitted awardee nominations. Given the current COVID environment and restrictions on indoor seating capacities the event will be a hybrid. We appreciate your flexibility and ask that you register to attend via zoom to support your colleagues and honor their accomplishments.
This bulletin is distributed on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month for the CU Anschutz Research Community.