KL2 Mentored Career Development Award
UMB ICTR/CTSA KL2 Mentored Career Development Award
UMB ICTR is pleased to announce the inaugural call for applications for the UMB ICTR/CTSA KL2 Mentored Career Development Award. This award is for academic year 2019-2020. The purpose of the KL2 is to provide support for clinical and translational research training and career development of persons in relevant disciplines and professions from the six professional schools on the UMB campus (Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Social Work).
The KL2 awardee will receive support for three years. The initial two years, based upon satisfactory progress, is provided by the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research/ Clinical and Translational Science Award (ICTR/CTSA), the final year is provided by the applicant’s home division/department or UMB School.
To be considered for the KL2 Mentored Career Development Award opportunity, applications must be submitted electronically by 5:00 PM EST April 5, 2019.
Find out more information regarding this funding opportunity below, including a list of required, supporting documents. All documents listed below must be completed and uploaded via a survey form housed in UMB REDCap. The link to this application survey form will be posted soon. If you would like to be notified when the application link is available or if you are interested in attending a KL2 information session, please go to KL2 Application Link Request.
For questions regarding application guidelines, please contact Meriem Gaval Cruz via ICTRemail@example.com.
List of Supporting Documents:
1. Cover sheet (Face sheet)
2. Personal statement (2-3 pages)
3. Research plan (2.5 pages)
4. Plans for advanced training (1-2 pages)
6. Nomination letter (written by the primary mentor and the Division/Department director; or separate letters from each)
7. Mentor biosketch
8. Two letters of recommendation and reference forms (in addition to the nomination letter(s))
9. Unofficial transcripts from all degree-granting academic institutions