Applications Sought for IIMR VA Young Investigator Award

LETTER OF INTENT (LOI) DEADLINE- JANUARY 18, 2017

APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE – FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Description

IIMR’s mission is to promote and enhance research efforts that will ultimately result in improved quality of life for veterans and for the greater population. In support of that mission, IIMR works to encourage investigators to develop their research careers by working with IIMR and the VA and veterans to answer important questions. One way IIMR encourages investigators is to sponsor the annual Young Investigator Award Program, which provides a competitive experience for investigators to explore the possibilities of VA-related research.

The IIMR is currently seeking submissions for clinical, basic science and translational research. It is expected that two meritorious awards will be funded through this RFA cycle. Project budgets should be limited to those funds necessary to carry out the research project and should limited to $25,000.

Please note: If you want to attend a grants writing workshop or educational session prior to completing your YIA submission, please contact the IIMR via Mary.Gray1@va.gov, 317.988.9544, or refer to the IIMR website at iimrindy.org. Our office will be happy to assist you in enrolling in a workshop or session.

WHO MAY APPLY – QUALIFICATIONS AND ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Applicant must be an MD, DO, DNP, PhD, PharmD, RpH, DDS, DMD, or DPT
  2. Applicant must be a VA employee or eligible for VA and IIMR funding, with the intent to become a VA Principal investigator
  3. Applicant must not currently hold (or not previously been awarded) external funding as a primary investigator (excluding pilot awards of $40k or less.)

Contact Information
Contact: Mary Gray

Submission Checklist
There is no checklist for this competition.

Files for Investigators

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