Center For AIDS Research

Funding Opportunities

• CFAR03: Targeted RFAs

The CFAR03 mechanism is modeled on the NIH R03 program and is intended to provide support for research projects that can be carried out in a short period of time with limited resources.

The targeted RFAs listed below are supported in collaboration with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, and Winship Cancer Institute.

DEADLINES: Applications are accepted for review twice per CFAR fiscal year:
November 1 (New applications only)
May 1 (Revised applications only)

Click below to view or download specific RFA's:

 
Nursing CFAR03:   View   |   Download
Intended to support projects of interest to NIH/NINR

Pediatric / Adolescent CFAR03:   View   |   Download
Intended to expand research in issues relevant to children and adolescents with or at risk for HIV/AIDS

Winship Cancer Institute CFAR03:   View   |   Download
Intended to support projects of interest to NIH/NCI

RFA: The current version is rev. 7/11/13.
EXPIRATION: 7/31/14



• CFAR03: IRG/SWG-specific RFA

The purpose of the fiscal Year 15 IRG/SWG CFAR03 RFA is to solicit CFAR03 applications that complement the goals of one or more of the CFAR Interdisciplinary Research Groups (IRG) or Scientific Working Groups (SWG) listed below.

Applications submitted under the IRG/SWG RFA must be pre-approved for submission by the relevant SWG / IRG director (see below):
HIV and Aging IRG: Molly M. Perkins, MD, MPH
HIV Reservoirs and Eradication SWG: Raymond Schinazi, PhD
NeuroAIDS SWG: William Tyor, MD

DEADLINES: Applications are accepted for review twice per CFAR fiscal year:
May 1 (New applications only)
November 1 (Revised applications only)

IRG / SWG CFAR03:   View   |   Download

RFA: The current version is rev. 7/11/13.
EXPIRATION: 7/31/14



• CFAR03: Investigator Initiated Projects

CFAR03 applications that do not fit the objectives outlined in targeted RFAs are accepted twice a year (see below). Some of these projects may be supported in collaboration with the Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

DEADLINES:
November 1 (New applications only)
May 1 (Revised applications only)

Investigator-initiated CFAR03:   View   |   Download

RFA: The current version is rev. 7/11/13.
EXPIRATION: 7/31/14



• Micro Grants: PA

The Micro Grants mechanism is intended to remove obstacles to HIV/AIDS research productivity or career advancement by providing small but crucial resources that cannot easily or immediately be obtained through other funding mechanisms.

This program provides reimbursement or direct purchases of up to $2,000 per approved request. Applications have a rolling deadline.

ELIGIBILITY: Any CFAR member who is eligible to apply for NIH funding as a PI.

Micro Grants PA:   View   |   Download

PA: The current version is rev. 7/30/12.
EXPIRATION: 7/31/17



• Poster Printing: PA

The Science Poster program is intended to assist CFAR members optimize the impact of their research results in two ways:

1) By providing training in the design of scientific posters that will attract attention, be easy to scan, efficiently summarize the research, and stimulate interest in the poster’s content. Graduates of the poster design tutorial are eligible to receive subsidized printing as a graduation gift.

2) By providing a limited amount of funding for the printing of posters that will assist early career HIV/AIDS investigators in disseminating the results of their unfunded or CFAR-funded HIV research.

Poster Printing PA:   View   |   Download

PA: The current version is rev. 7/30/12.
EXPIRATION: 7/31/17



• NIH CFAR Administrative Supplements

The NIH provides us with opportunities to apply for administrative supplments to the CFAR base grant. Administrative Supplements may be used for equipment or special projects for which funds are not available through the regular CFAR at Emory budget.

Contact Dr. Kimberley Hagen (404-727-8855) if you have an idea for an Adminisrative Supplement.



Other NIH Funding

The National CFAR occasionally forwards information about funding opportunities they feel will be of interest to CFAR members. We publish a list of these FOAs in the CFAR Network News, on our website, and through our various listservs.