Nephrotic Syndrome KL2 Career Development Award
The UMB ICTR Announces a Special Call for Applications for a Funding Opportunity for a KL2 Mentored Career Development Award Focused on the Physiology, Pathophysiology and/or Treatment of Nephrotic Syndrome
University of Maryland Institute for Clinical & Translational Research (ICTR) is seeking applications for one institutional KL2 Mentored Translational/Clinical Research Scholar Award for innovative research focused on the physiology, pathophysiology, and/or prevention/treatment of NEPHROTIC SYNDROME (NS). The award will support the career development of one early-career faculty investigator through an inter- or multi-disciplinary mentored research experience so that they can become independent, extramurally funded investigators.
This request for applications is for one scholar from University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB) or from University of Maryland College Park (UMCP). Support, including salary, research funds, tuition fees, and travel funds, is provided for up to three years. Based upon satisfactory progress, support for the third year will be provided.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 2, 2022, 5 pm EST
START DATE: January 1, 2023
See "How to Apply" section below.
How to Apply
To be considered for the NS KL2 Mentored Career Development Award opportunity, your application and ALL required documents must be submitted electronically no later than September 2, 2022, 5:00 PM EST. Late or incomplete applications cannot be considered.
Links to electronic application are below. Please reivew RFA carefully before initiating your electronic application.
- UMB applicants - Use your UMID to log into the electronic
- UMCP applicants - Request link to electronic application
Helpful Tips for Preparing a K-type Grant Application
Tips for preparing a competitive application, see https://www.niaid.nih.gov/grants-contracts/career-development-awards.
Tips for preparing a good career development plan, see https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Funding/Training-Career-Awards/Mentored-Career-Awards/Suggestions-Good-Career-Development-Plan
Instructions for PA-19-119 (K23): https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-19-119.html