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Call for Proposals: New Research Partnership Opportunities

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The ACTRI invites faculty to propose projects for 2 separate opportunities that will be included in the May 2024 renewal of the ACTRI Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) application.

An informational webinar will take place June 13, 2023. Please click the link above to register if you'd like to attend.

Click here to view the RFA for details                        Please see the Frequently Asked Questions section

Opportunity 1

RC2 grant:

The project must demonstrate ability to perform its proposed clinical and translational science (CTS) objectives with a maximum annual budget of $500k over 3-5 years. RC2 grants are submitted as separate grants that is separately scored and accompanies the CTSA UM1 grant. Up to 2 RC2 grants can be submitted by each institution.

Opportunity 2:

Element E of the CTSA UM1 grant:

“Element E” is submitted as an integrated section of the CTSA UM1 grant and will contribute to the overall score. It is funded if the UM1 is approved for funding. We anticipate submitting 2-4 Element E projects with budgets of $200-400k for 3-4 years.

View the full request for proposals FOA

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the date of the informational webinar?
Answer: June 13, 2023


Will the informational webinar recording be made available after June 13, 2023?
Answer: Yes. A link to the webinar will be posted to the ACTRI website.


Is the "Letter of Intent" the same as the "Planning Application" and "Application"?  
Answer: Yes.


Where can I send the Letter of Intent? 
Answer: Send the Letter of Intent (application) to:


Can I submit more than one idea on my Letter of Intent?
Answer: Yes.