Funding Calendar


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Postdoctoral Support Mar. 1, 2021; Sep. 1, 2021 Up to $80K / yr.  (2 yrs.) Postdoctoral Fellows (PhD)
Pilot Grants Apr. 5, 2021; Oct. 4, 2021 $35K Instructors & Above
Clinician Educator Apr. 5, 2021; Oct. 4, 2021 $35K Clinical Instructors & Above
Faculty Scholars LOI: Mar. 1, 2021
Proposal: May 31, 2021
$100K / yr. (3 to 5 yrs.) Assistant & Associate Professors
Transdisciplinary Initiatives Program

LOI: Jan. 11, 2021

Proposal: Mar. 29, 2021

$100K / yr. (2 yrs.)

Stanford faculty in CE, UTL, NTL-Research, or MCL positions.

2 Faculty with Primary Appointments in Different Schools

22q11 Neuropsychiatry Research Awards Program LOI: Oct. 9, 2020
Proposal: Jan. 7, 2021
$150,000/yr. (2 yrs.) 

Stanford faculty in CE, UTL, NTL-Research, or MCL positions

2 faculty with primary appointments in different schools recommended, but not required

Stanford Pediatric IBD and Celiac Disease Research Awards Program

Seed Grants LOI: Nov. 9, 2020

Seed Grants Proposal: Apr., 19, 2021

Postdoc Support: Nov. 30, 2020; May 10, 2021

Seed Grants: $100,000 /yr. for up to 2 yrs.

Postdoc Support: $80K/yr., up to 2 yrs.

Stanford faculty in CE, UTL, NTL-Research, or MCL positions
Structural Racism, Social Injustice and Health Disparities in Maternal and Child Health Pilot Grants Oct. 15, 2020; Apr. 19, 2021 $35K Instructors & Above
Diversity, Respect, and Inclusion are Vital for Excellence (DRIVE) in Research Pipeline Faculty Interest, Apr. 21, 2021; Student Application, Apr. 29, 2021 Student stipend: Up to $5,000 for 8-10 weeks, for a min. of 320 hrs./ max of 400 hrs. Stanford URM/FLI undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in their sophomore year

Bridge Support

Jan. 18, 2021; May 17, 2021

$100K (50/50 split with department)

Assistant Professor & Above

Clinical (MD) Trainee

Feb.1, 2021

Up to 100% Salary/ Benefits for 2 yrs.

MD (Clinical) Fellows

Instructor K Award Support

Jan. 18, 2021; May 17, 2021

$50K/year. for up to 2 yrs. (50/50 split with department)

Instructors (on NIH K Award)

MS Tuition

Feb. 1, 2021

Up to $30K / yr. (2 Yrs.)

MD (Clinical) Fellows, Instructors & Assistant Professors

Other Sponsored Programs

Biodesign Faculty Fellowship; Cardiovascular Institute Seed GrantsDiabetes Research Center Pilot GrantsEureka Institute for Translational MedicineGlobal Child Health Equity Seed Grant;  PCHA-UHA Research and Learning CollaborativeSPARK, SIMs (CVI, ITI, Stem Cell Institute, Cancer)

*Deadlines listed shift to the next business day if they fall on a weekend or holiday