Developmental Core (B) : Pilot Grants

Pilot Grants RFA FY20

The Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) provides support for Pilot Grants in HIV/AIDS research.

Request for Applications (RFAs)

This year the Miami CFAR and the Institute of AIDS & Emerging Infectious Diseases (IAEID State of Florida funded) is pleased to announce a joint request for applications (RFA) for Pilot Awards in HIV/AIDS research of approximately $50,000 (CFAR) and $60,000 (IAEID) in Direct Costs.

*Deadlines/Award Timeline*

  • Speed Review (Optional) April 11th, 2019
  • Letter of Intent (LOI) due April 23rd, 2019 by 11:59pm (required)
  • Pilot Grant Applications due May 8th, 2019 by 11:59 pm
  • Funding decisions will be announced by the end of May 2019

How to Apply
1. Please read the RFA and Instruction Guide found below.
2. Link to LOI in Redcap
3. Link to full Application in InfoReady

Download the following files
CFAR_FY20_Instructions_to_Application_rev_Final.pdf
FY20_CFAR_Pilot_Awards_rev_Final.pdf
budget_justification_template.docx
Budget_TemplateFY20.doc
Biosketch_instructions.docx
biosketch-sample_(1)_(2).docx
SF424R-R_biosketch_VerC.docx

Note
At any time, you may pause the online application process, save and return to it at a later time.

Who to Contact
If you have questions about the application process, experience trouble during the online submission or seek confirmation of your submissions, please Contact – Administrator: Patricia Wahl

Speed Grant Review Program

For this cycle, we will be offering a speed grant review of pilot awards, please see the RFA for details.

  • Assistance from Cores:
    Mentoring services, assistance with biostatistics and recruitment of subjects are offered through the CFAR Cores. To access these services, please visit the Miami CFAR website