Applications Due March 31, 2017

Applications for the Sackler Institute Award must include the following elements in the following order:

  1. A face page identifying the applicant, their current position and a 150 word summary of the proposed project.
  2. A budget page specifying how the money will be allocated, and describing the need and rationale for this support at this point in the applicant’s career.
  3. A two page biographical sketch of the applicant in the standard NIH grant format.
  4. A one half-page statement of mentorship arrangements and training goals.
  5. List other support currently available for salary and research, giving sources and yearly amounts. (Please include any pending support as well as grant applications you plan to submit).
  6. Research Plan section. (maximum of five pages in total)
    1. Goals
    2. Background
    3. Hypotheses
    4. Experimental Design and Methods
    5. Role of this study in awardee’s plans for future research
  7. Copies of letters of support from mentors and key collaborators.
  8. Statement of approval of project and responsibility for ensuing space, personnel and facilities, signed by Department Chairman. Status of IRB and/or IACUC approval for project.

Applications must be in 11 point font or larger with a minimum of one inch margins on all edges of the page. Please email your application to hlf2010@cumc.columbia.edu.