The center anticipates funding two or three projects with a direct cost of $25,000 each. The deadline for submitting proposals is Monday, Aug. 2.
The pilot program seeks to:
- Provide initial support for new investigators to establish research in the area of environmental health.
- Allow for exploration of innovative new directions representing a significant departure from ongoing funded research for established investigators in the environmental health sciences.
- Stimulate investigators from other areas of endeavor to apply their expertise to environmental health research.
- Provide an opportunity for investigators to take a multidisciplinary approach to environmental health research through collaboration with others.
Completed applications should be submitted to Amanda Tat, CEHS administrative officer, Room 56-235. Questions regarding the application process should be directed to Professor Leona D. Samson, CEHS director (email@example.com), or Professor Peter Dedon, CEHS deputy director (firstname.lastname@example.org). Questions of an administrative or financial nature should be directed to Amanda Tat (email@example.com).