Call for Applications! CTR Pilot Projects Program

Apply now for the 2021 Advance-CTR Pilot Projects Program.

The call for preliminary applications to the Advance-CTR 2021 Pilot Projects Program is now open.

We're funding five to eight pilot projects for one-year research grants in two categories:

  1. Proposals with a single PI may apply for up to $37,500 in direct costs
  2. Proposals involving at least two PIs (multi-PIs) from different disciplines may apply for up to $75,000 in direct costs 

Preliminary applications are due Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal, due Monday, November 8, 2021. 

View the RFA

Speak with Us! 

Prospective applicants may schedule calls with program leadership to discuss questions and how to strengthen a preliminary application until August 31, 2021. Please email to schedule a phone call. 

Learn more about the Pilot Projects Program.