Pilot Grant Program

2020 Call for Applications for Pilot and Feasibility (P & F) Studies

Full Proposals will be accepted from:

  1. New investigators, who have not had R01 or P01 or equivalent funding, to do innovative skin research
  2. Investigators proposing basic/translational collaborations and interdisciplinary research projects in skin research
  3. Established investigators outside the field of skin research who want to apply their expertise to this area and/or collaborate with skin researchers


  1. Proposals that use at least one of the SBDRC Research Cores and/or that propose interdepartmental (preferably interdisciplinary) collaborations
  2. Proposals for basic to translational projects


  • One award of up to $50,000 for one year

Application due date: August 14, 2020
Anticipated funding start date: October 1, 2020