Research Funding & Development Services

Helping OHSU researchers with funding opportunities, proposals, grantsmanship, and research-related professional development.


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 (MRF) of Oregon - Multiple Opportunities

Deadline: May 15, 2014

New Investigator Grant – Supports promising new investigators in biomedical research. Grants are intended for physicians and scientists who are new to research and are currently without major funding resources. || Amount: Up to $40,000 for one year. || Eligibility: PIs must be at the beginning of an independent career with a faculty position at one of Oregon's colleges or universities. A letter of support from the department chair or division head must accompany each application describing the independence of the PI and the commitment of the unit to that investigator and their research program.

Early Clinical Investigator Grant – Supports promising biomedical exploration and the development of clinical research careers in Oregon. || Amount: Up to $20,000 for one year. || Eligibility: PIs must be post-doctoral trainees or clinical fellows with specific plans for a career in clinical research. A letter of support from the department chair or division head and from the director of the training program must accompany each application. A letter from the applicant's mentor should also be included.

Emergency Interim Support Grant – Supports established investigators who are in need of bridge funding. The grant provides funding for research programs that have lost national grant funding, enabling investigators to develop data supporting application renewals. || Amount: Up to $40,000 for one year. || Eligibility: The application must contain a clear explanation of current grant funding and the status of grants in revision.

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