The fund supports junior investigators in the College of Medicine with the talents and inclinations to pursue a career of scientific discovery and supplemental funding for promising post-doctoral fellows research projects.
This fund is an annual seed grant program that targets interdisciplinary, faculty-initiated research projects with potential for extramural support. The program focuses on new projects and/or new collaborative partnerships.
Any full-time College of Medicine-Gainesville faculty member who has submitted an application to the NIH and received a score within 20 percentile points of the Institute’s funded percentile, but not yet received funding, is eligible to apply for bridge funding.
We coordinate internal reviews for National Institutes of Health R-, K-, P- or U-series grant applications.
the University of Florida has guidelines for establishing a new Center or Institute
The College of Medicine has numerous core facilities available for researchers.