The University of Maryland, Baltimore Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (UMB ICTR) is a Universitywide clinical and translational research initiative supported by the UMB campus and the University of Maryland Medical System. The UMB ICTR provides financial support and infrastructure, environment, training, and workforce development to invigorate, facilitate, and accelerate clinical and translational research to improve patient and community health.
The institute is pleased to announce the first round of the UMB ICTR Accelerated Translational Incubator Pilot (ATIP) Grant Program for 2018-2019. This request for proposals provides 12 months of funding for two types of ATIP opportunities: the ICTR Innovative Collaboration Pilot Grant and the ICTR Community-Engaged Research Grant. Awards up to $50,000 will be funded, including at least one Community-Engaged Research Grant award.
To be considered for the UMB ICTR ATIP Grant Program opportunity, proposals must be submitted electronically as a combined PDF file by 5 p.m. ET on Jan. 16 via email to ICTRfirstname.lastname@example.org. You can download the application packet and find out more information regarding this funding opportunity by visiting the ATIP Grant Program website.
For questions regarding application guidelines, please contact Meriem Gaval Cruz via ICTRemail@example.com.
— Stephen N. Davis, MBBS, FRCP, FACE, MACP; Director of ICTR and Vice President, Clinical Translational Science, UMB