Expressions of Interest must be submitted through the CIMIT’s online application system no later than 11:59pm ET on June 21, 2021.
Applicants will be notified by June 25, 2021 as to whether they are invited to submit a full proposal. Invitations will be sent by email both to the PI and to the administrative contact listed in the Expression of Interest.
Invited full proposals must be received by 11:59pm ET on July 23, 2021. Proposals must be submitted through the online proposal submission system.
Each full proposal will be reviewed on a confidential basis. All applicants will be informed of review decisions by August 26, 2021.
Promising applications will proceed to an advanced, interactive review stage that is expected to take approximately two weeks after which a funding decision will be made.
The earliest anticipated start date for funding for selected full proposals is September 27, 2021 (provided that funds are received from the Federal government and all necessary IACUC approvals are in place).
The anticipated performance period is 12 months.
Awards will be up to $100,000 in total costs. Indirect costs will be provided at your institution’s Federally-negotiated rate. We expect to make up to 7 awards.