CFAR Scholar Grants for Faculty Development

The Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research provides pilot grants to faculty in the Schools of Public Health, Medicine, and Nursing to enable and support HIV/AIDS research projects. Junior faculty in other JHU schools are eligible to apply if the proposal meets all other criteria. The primary purpose of these awards is to strengthen the individual’s ability to secure independent NIH research funding with foci on R- and K-series awards.

  • Due date for Core Consult Requests: Monday, July 17, 2017 by 08:00AM ET
  • Letter of Intent due date: Monday, August 14, 2017 by 08:00AM ET (Online submission date TBA)
  • Applicant feedback on LOI: Friday, August 18, 2017
  • Application due date: Monday, October 2, 2017 by 08:00AM ET
  • Award Announcement: Friday, December 1, 2017

Eligibility

 

SOM

BSPH

SON

CFAR Scholar Grant Eligibility

Professor

Professor

Senior Scientist

Senior Lecturer

Professor

No

Associate Professor

Associate Professor  

Associate Scientist  

Associate Lecturer

Associate Professor

If no history of R01 equivalent AND criteria for New and Early Stage Investigator are met

OR

If new to the field of HIV research

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Assistant Scientist 

Assistant Lecturer

Assistant Professor

Yes

 

Senior Research Associate

 

Research Associate

Research Associate

Research Associate

Instructor

Instructor

Instructor

 

Applicants must also meet the NIH definition of a new investigator: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/new_investigators/#definition

Watch the pre-application work shop here