Current Opportunities

Multiple Sclerosis Center at UAB

The Multiple Sclerosis Center at UAB (MSC) invites proposals that address critical issues relevant to the treatment of multiple sclerosis and related neuroimmunological disorders. Up to $50,000 in project-related direct costs and appropriate supplies can be requested. Up to 4 projects will be funded.

Deadline:
Friday, March 4, 2016, 8:30 a.m.

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Impact Awards

IMPACT awards are intended to augment recruitment and retention packages for outstanding, highly-funded faculty ranked at the Assistant Professor level or higher.

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Bridge Funding

Bridge funding provides some continuing research support due to uncertainties in external funding.

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Upcoming Opportunities

2015 Multi-Investigator Planning Grant

Exploratory/developmental grant applications for the establishment of an infrastructure for eventual applications for multi-investigator research programs.

The next application cycle opens February 2016.

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General Endowment Fund

These grants are intended to enhance the infrastructure of patient-oriented and laboratory research efforts, clinical care program development, and medical education initiatives.

The next application cycle opens summer 2016.

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Pittman Scholars

This program recognizes the contributions of junior faculty. Nominees must be assistant professors who have held that rank for fewer than five years. Nominations should be submitted by the department chair.

The next application cycle opens fall 2016.

Read about the 2016 awardees