BRASH 1901 Solicitation

On Dec. 17, 2018, the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) at  Baylor College of Medicine released a call for proposals via NSPIRES. The solicitation, Biomedical Research Advances for Space Health (BRASH) 1901, has six new areas of interest:

*Ophthalmic imaging as a Means of Assessing Overall Health
*Physical Health Surveillance of Astronauts on Deep Space Missions
*Enriched Spaceflight Environments for Behavioral Health 
*Augmented Medical Knowledge and Guidance on Deep Space Missions
*Personalized Detection of Space Radiation-Induced Biological Damage 
*"Just in Time" Medications

There are two steps to the TRISH grant application process. The deadline for the first phase of applications is mid-February. For phase 2, successful Step 1 proposers will be invited to complete a more detailed proposal.

KEY DATES
Dec. 17, 2018 - BRASH 1901 Solicitation Announcement
Jan. 30, 2019 - Pre-Proposal Webinar
March 7, 2019- Step-1 Proposals due by 5 p.m. ET
May 10, 2019 - Step-2 Proposals due by 5 p.m. ET
October - Selection Announcements

**Due to the partial government shutdown, proposal deadlines have been extended.**

Check out the pre-proposal webinar here

2019 Postdoctoral Fellowship Solicitation

The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) released a call for proposals Oct. 30, 2018, via NSPIRES. The solicitation provides funding for two-year fellowships to early career scientists performing research related to human health and performance during deep space exploration missions. Read the Baylor web release for more information.

KEY DATES
Oct. 30 - TRISH-RFA-1901-PD Solicitation Announcement
Dec. 14  - Deadline for mentors to be included on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
March 1, 2019 - Proposals due by 5 p.m. ET
July - Selection Announcements

**Due to the partial government shutdown, proposal deadlines have been extended.**


RESOURCES
See the solicitation overview
Apply 
FAQs

Focused Investigation Project Proposals

Focused Investigation Project (FIP) grants are unsolicited proposals that may be submitted at any time. This funding vehicle is best suited for pilot or proof-of-principle projects with a small amount of funding and a short duration.

Schedule: Unsolicited or directed. Submit any time.
Annual Funding Amount: Generally <$100k but can be more
Duration: 6-18 months
Review: Programmatic relevance and external scientific peer reviews. Reviewed as received.

RESOURCES
TRISH Cost Sharing Requirements 
Areas of Interest