2013 Developmental Funding for Pilot Projects on HIV/AIDS and HIV-associated Malignancy Research
The Baylor–UTHouston Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) announces the availability of grant funds to support pilot projects and collaborative pilot and feasibility projects on HIV/AIDS and on HIV-associated malignancy research. Set aside funds are also available for projects on HIV-associated malignancy in aging.
Projects will be funded for one year at up to $45,000 and can include:
- Pilot projects related to HIV/AIDS research (basic, clinical, behavioral, international).
- Collaborative projects on HIV-associated research involving at least one collaborator who is a CFAR member. Projects on HIV malignancy in aging populations are especially encouraged.
A letter of intent (LOI) is required for all applications. Junior investigators are additionally required to submit a mentor’s name with the LOI.
For additional information, contact Dr. Janet S. Butel, Director of the CFAR (phone: 713-798-3003; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org), Dr. Betty L. Slagle, Assistant CFAR Director (phone: 713-798-3006; email: email@example.com) or Joyce Evans, CFAR Office, Department of Molecular Virology & Microbiology (phone: 713-798-4443; fax: 713-798-5019; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). Completed applications must be emailed in PDF format to email@example.com. A panel composed of CFAR and DLDCC members will evaluate proposals.
Letters of Intent due by 5 p.m. Jan. 20, 2013.
Applications due by 5 p.m. March 10, 2013.