Funding Opportunities

Pilot studies are key sources of innovation at the University of Massachusetts Center for Clinical and Translational Science (UMCCTS). Over the past few years, we have developed a pilot portfolio that leverages CTSA funding with institutional and industry partnership to catalyze innovation and collaboration across the translational spectrum.

The primary aim of the UMCCTS' pilot grant programs is to support innovative projects most likely to yield a new product for approach that addresses a significant health issue.

Organization/Funding Opportunity
UMCCTS and UMass Internal Awards
Community Research Scientist Program (CRISP) Solicitation pending
Life Sciences Moment Fund (LSMF) Solicitation pending
Next Hundred Million Pilot Project (NHMPP) Solicitation pending
Pilot Project Program (PPP) Solicitation pending
Small Conference Grant (SCG) Rolling basis (no deadline date)
UMass President's Science and Technology Initiatives Fund (S&T) Fund      Varied
UMCCTS-Industry-Partnered Awards
Pfizer Center for Therapeutics and Innovation (CTI) Friday, June 12, 2015
Voyager Developmental Therapeutic Special Pilot Project Program Solicitation pending
Young Investigator Funding Opportunities
Clinical Research Scholar (K12) Award Solicitation pending
PhRMA Foundation Varied












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Nate Hafer, PhD
Director of Operations

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