Request for Proposals - Spring 2018 PM&R Pilot Awards
Download the RFP
I. Applying for the Award
Any faculty may apply for the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Pilot Award. It is encouraged for grant applications to involve interdisciplinary research.
Current Awards as of 2018 are for in total $10,000 with an additional 25% to cover salary and benefits for PRA support. All awarded project periods will be for one year’s time indicated on the notice of grant award. The request for proposals will open March 1 and the deadline for submissions is May 31st. Awardees will be notified by the Research Oversight Committee by July 20th with expected project start dates of September 4th.
PM&R Pilot Award Research Brown Bag Slides
II. Requesting an Extension/Modification
All recipients of PM&R Pilot Awards are required to complete studies according to the award requirements outlined by the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in the Call for Proposals. If they have met reporting and operating requirements and are in good standing with the University of Colorado, PIs may request a one-time no cost extension (NCE) to the project end date. Time extensions may be requested for periods up to one year. Download the extension/modification form.
A member of RISE will confirm receipt of the request with the PI and submit it to Dr. Lisa Brenner, PM&R Research Director. Dr. Brenner will review the request in concert with the Research Oversight Committee (ROC).
Awardees reporting requirements continue on a bi-annual basis. No additional funds or PRA support may be requested. Investigators will be notified of their study’s status within 10 business days.