Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation: CCF Research Grant

The Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation (CCF) is accepting Letters of Intent (LOIs) to provide seed funding to investigators for the testing of initial hypotheses and collecting of preliminary data to help secure long-term funding by the NIH and other major granting institutions. Award amount up to $50,000 for one (1) year. The LOI deadline is June 13, 2018 by 5:00pm EST.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity:

Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation: CCF Research Grants
http://www.childrenscardiomyopathy.org

Award Amount: up to $50,000 for one (1) year
LOI Deadline: June 13, 2018 by 5:00pm EST. Invited full proposals due September 7, 2018 by 5:00pm EST
Anticipated Award Notification: January 2019
Anticipated Award Start Date: -
RFP Synopsis:

The Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation (CCF) is accepting Letters of Intent (LOIs) to provide seed funding to investigators for the testing of initial hypotheses and collecting of preliminary data to help secure long-term funding by the NIH and other major granting institutions. Eligible applicants must hold an MD, PhD or equivalent degree and reside in the US (or Canada). The investigator must have a faculty appointment and have the ability to conduct independent research with publications in established peer-reviewed medical and scientific journals. Funding is only for direct costs. Following the completion of the proposed one-year study, a second year of funding may be requested by application. Please review the CCF’s Research Funding Considerations for more information on their evaluation process: http://www.childrenscardiomyopathy.org/downloadable_files/CCF-Resesarch-Funding-Considerations.pdf.

To read the full application guidelines, including detailed eligibility requirements, please visit: http://www.childrenscardiomyopathy.org/downloadable_files/CCF-2018-Letter-of-Intent-Instructions%20.pdf.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to assist UNC personnel pursuing privately funded opportunities. If you have any questions about this funding opportunity, please email cfr@unc.edu or call 919.962.2867.

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