Internal Seed Funding opportunities provide funds to support research activities that may lead to extramural funding.

Note: Internal Selections are not considered internal funding opportunities.

The list below is not comprehensive. To have an internal award/seed funding opportunity added to this web page, please contact Catherine Determan.


Upcoming Deadlines

Cancer Genomics and Outcomes Research STRENGTH Program Rolling Deadline

Center for Diabetes Translation Research Pilot and Feasibility Program Deadline: July 1, 2019

Center for Drug Discovery Micro Grant Rolling Deadline: April 15, August 15, & November 15

Children’s Discovery Institute Rolling Deadline: February 1 & August 1

Digestive Diseases Research Core Center (DDRCC) Pilot and Feasibility Program Deadline: May 3, 2019

Doris Duke Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists Rolling Deadline: April 1 & October 1

International and Are​a Studies List of Resources​ Deadline: Varies

K12 Paul Calabresi Career Development Award for Clinical Oncology Deadline: June 15, 2019

KL2 Career Development Awards Program Deadline: September 1, 2019

Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) Just-In-Time Core Laboratory Funding Program Rolling deadline: 15th of every month

Nutritional Obesity Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Program Deadline: June 17, 2019

OVCR Planning Grants for Interdisciplinary Research Rolling Deadline

Pre-SPORE for the Elimination of Cancer Disparities Deadline: May 6, 2019

Rheumatic Diseases Research Resource-based Center (RDRRC) Just-in-Time Core Usage Funding (submission dates will be Jan, Apr, Jul, and Oct)

Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies Deadline: Varies

SPORE in Leukemia Developmental Research Program Deadline: May 1, 2019

SPORE in Pancreatic Cancer Development Research Program Deadline: April 30, 2019

Systems Science for Social Impact Summer Training Institute Deadline: July 1, 2019

TL1 Translational Sciences Postdoctoral Program (TSPP) Applications accepted on rolling basis