Welcome to the Pilot Project Funding Registration website. Below you will find a listing of Pilot Project Funding Opportunities. Before applying, please make sure that you sign in, by clicking "Login" above. If you have never registered before, please create a new account. Creating an account will allow you to go back and make edits to your application.
Funding is available to support multidisciplinary research in prostate cancer through the Patrick C. Walsh Prostate Cancer Research Fund and the SPORE Development Research Program. Awards are for a maximum of $100,000 and should not be used to support PI salary. Partnership with a Brady Urological Institute faculty member is highly encouraged.
In addition, funds are available to support career development in prostate cancer for new investigators OR mid-level investigators who wish to explore new research directions. These SPORE Career Enhancement Program Awards are for a maximum of $100,000 total over 2 years and mentorship by a Brady Urological Institute faculty member is required.
An emphasis will be placed on funding high risk/high reward research with a high priority given to project innovation and potential for clinical impact. A preference will be given to applications submitted by investigators who have not previously received research support through Patrick C. Walsh Prostate Cancer Research Fund.