The HARC Center Collaborative Opportunity Fund provides seed grants for new collaborations to study HIV-host interactions. The goal is to mesh structural and functional studies of HIV-host interactions performed within the Center with those of outside collaborators such that they inform and build on one another in pursuit of structural/functional insights and ultimately effective anti-HIV therapeutics. It is expected that seed projects will result in independent funding during or shortly after the seed funding period.
We encourage the HIV community and also new and non-HIV investigators with interests relevant to the Center's research foci to apply. Applicants must hold a faculty appointment at an institution in the United States that is eligible to administer NIH funds. Priority will be given to early-stage investigators who are either new to the HIV field or young investigators.
Applications are currently open. Download guidelines.
Deadline: July 31, 2018
Funding to Start: September 15, 2018
Funds available: up to $90,000 total costs per application
Eligibility: Applications are open to faculty at qualified institutions in the United States. Priority will be given to early-stage investigators who are either new to the HIV field or young investigators.
Contact HARC Program Manager, Melanie Brewer, with any inquiries.
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