Grant writing is a critical skill for research trainees. The Office of Academic Training and Outreach Programs (ATOP) encourages all trainees to prepare a grant application during their tenure at CHOP.

Choose a funding resource below or view current funding opportunities at the bottom of this page.

Current Funding Opportunity Articles

The NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts now allows you to be notified when new NIH Guide postings match your search criteria. Search criteria can be customized to your interests (e.g., "diabetes" or "K01").

The NIH recently disseminated guidance to study sections to give reviewers guidance on how to judge applications using the current NIH scoring system.

The Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC) is now accepting research proposals to be considered for the Junior Investigator Preliminary/Feasibility Grant Program (JIPGP). The application receipt deadline is February 21, 2014.

On December 4, 2012, Berenice Saxon and Timothy Schailey, Sponsored Projects Managers, presented on how to prepare and submit individual NRSA fellowship proposals at Children's Hospital.

The Office of Responsible Research Training's Conducting Research at CHOP seminar series is designed to educate the CHOP workforce on key topics related to the implementation and management of sponsored research. This session, "Foundation Funding for Research" took a critical look at the important role of foundations in supporting CHOP research.