Funding Opportunities

The Center for Translational Medicine offers and promotes funding for a variety of research initiatives to support and enable clinical and translational scientists, in addition to funding clinical and translational research directly through training and pilot awards.

Translational Pilot Grant Awards

The Center for Translational Medicine provides pilot funding opportunities for investigators at UT Southwestern and Center’s partnering institutions to explore new concepts, paradigms, therapies, or technologies to enhance translational research and promote new research partnerships. Where appropriate, pilot funding is coupled with relevant educational programs to help applicants learn the skills needed to incorporate new techniques into their ongoing research.

2016 Clinical Scientist Development Award

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has announced the 2016 Clinical Scientist Development Award, which provides grants to junior physician scientists to facilitate their transition to independent clinical research careers. Pre-proposals are due Oct. 30; full proposals are due Feb. 23, 2016.