UAB Funding Opportunities

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UAB Funding Opportunities

Below are funding opportunities that are available from UAB departments and centers.  Use the contact information provided to the contact listed to find out more about each particular funding opportunity.   

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Current Opportunities
  • GC-CODED Pilot And Feasibility Grant Announcement

    The Global Center for Craniofacial Oral and Dental Disorders (GC-CODED) is pleased to announce that it will fund two pilot and feasibility grants for up to $25,000. Strong preference will be given to proposals addressing genetic disorders of the craniofacial region, including the dentition

    Eligibility: Emerging faculty, including research associates and senior post-doctoral fellows.

    To Apply:  Provide an NIH formatted application:

    1. NIH face page
    2. Project summary
    3. Detailed budget and budget justification
    4. NIH style Biosketch
    5. Specific aims page
    6. Research strategy (limited to 6 pages)
    7. Bibliography

    *Indirect costs are not allowed.
    **If approved, the funds cannot be awarded until all UAB administrative approvals have been provided (IRB, IACUC, etc…)

    A GC-CODED committee will evaluate the proposals for merit, programmatic relevance, and potential for further NIDCR funding.


    Submit applications as one PDF document via email to:

    Jennifer Snyder

    Address questions to: Dr. Rosa Serra


    Application due: September 15, 2017

    Notification of Award: October 2, 2017

    Begin funding: October 16, 2017

    Funding Amount(s):
    Monday, September 18, 2017
    Sponsor(s): GC-CODED
  • Grant Announcement for Tick Borne Illness

    Applications for the 2017/2018 Tick Borne Disease Research Program are being solicited by the Alabama Study Commission on Tick Borne Illness.  The amount awarded will be $75,000.00 provided that the research facility / University matches funding with $25,000.00 whether that be in dollars or in kind service.

    Office of the Vice President for Research
    Funding Amount(s):
    Sunday, October 01, 2017
    Sponsor(s): Office of the Vice President for Research
  • REACT Scholar Awards - Now Available

    Medical Rehab Researchers: Let Us Help You
    Have a research concept that needs a boost to take your science to the next level? The REACT Center, whose mission is to catalyze high-impact clinical trials that will define optimal rehabilitation strategies, now offers a scholar awards program making available funding relating to medical rehabilitation research.
    UAB REACT Center
    Funding Amount(s):
    Up to $15,000
    Sunday, July 25, 2021
    Sponsor(s): UAB REACT Center