Welcome to Research Funding & Development Services. We're a central resource to help investigators at Oregon Health and Science University find funding, assess funding strategy, and write better grants.

Featured Funding Opportunity

Medical Research Foundation Grants
Supports biomedical research, career development, and emergency support for funding lapses. Several grants are available: Emergency Interim Support Grant (for senior faculty), New Investigator Grant (for junior faculty), and Early Clinical Investigator Grant (for postdoctoral or clinical fellows). The ECI grant provides $20,000 for one year. The other two awards are up to $40,000 each for one year.
Application deadline: Nov. 15, 2016

Sidney Kimmel Foundation Scholar Award and Translational Science Award
Funding for early-career cancer researchers who do not yet have their own R01 funding. Both opportunities provide $100,000 per year for two years. Must hold an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree and be appointed at the assistant professor level on or after July 2013. A physician with clinical responsibilities in addition to research must be appointed to the assistant professor level on or after July 2012. Please contact Juli Bailey if you are interested in applying.
Application deadline: Dec. 1, 2016

See this week's Funding Alerts.

What's New?

Wondering how the new guidelines for rigor and reproducibility are affecting peer review? Curious about how to write the significance section of your NIH grant? You're invited to hear from some of OHSU's faculty experts, recently returned from study section. Two panel discussions will be heldThursday, Nov. 3, OHSU Auditorium, and Nov. 10, Mackenzie Hall 1162, at 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your questions!