Collaborative Pairs Pilot Project Awards

Funding Agency:
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative invites applications for a new RFA for collaborative pilot projects to explore innovative, interdisciplinary approaches for addressing key challenges in the biology of neurodegenerative diseases. Awards are $150,000 in total costs per pair, and successful pilots will be eligible to apply for additional four-year project development grants. Collaborative Pairs teams will benefit from the support and resources of the CZI Neurodegeneration Challenge Network.

Deadlines: Jan. 14, 2020

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Each Collaborative Pair must include at least one early- or mid-career investigator, and at least half of the awards will be specifically reserved for Collaborative Pairs that include at least one early-career investigator. See application instructions and eligibility criteria for more details and definitions of early- and mid-career.

There may be more than one application from each institution. However, each eligible investigator may only apply to one or be part of one Collaborative Pairs application.

Amount

$150,000

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty
Women and minorities encouraged

Category

Environmental & Life Sciences
Interdisciplinary
Medical
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

January 14, 2020