Application due at 4pm!
Can be used for
- Grants cannot be used for travel to conferences/meetings/courses, to cover salary support, or to purchase computers or equipment. (However, grants may be used for laboratory consumables.
- No indirect or overhead charges can be applied to grant.
- Public health, health policy, and epidemiology proposals, or large-scale clinical trials will not be accepted.
- Proposal containing multiple collaborators or institutions are discouraged.
The Collaborative Research Travel Grant (CRTG) program provides up to $15,000 in support for relatively unrestricted travel funds to academic scientists (faculty and postdocs) at U.S. or Canadian degree-granting institutions. Grants must be used for domestic or international travel to another lab to learn new research techniques or begin or continue a collaboration to address biomedical questions. All proposals must be cross-disciplinary.
Applicants with a doctoral degree in the physical, mathematical, or engineering sciences working on a biological problem are encouraged to apply. Conversely, proposals from biological scientists who desire to collaborate with a physical scientist, mathematician, or engineer are also encouraged to apply.
NOTE: Applications from women and underrepresented minorities, including Blacks or African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, Alaskan Natives or Native Hawaiians, are strongly encouraged.