Upcoming deadlines for two funding opportunities

Attention Post-docs! Supported by a five-year grant from the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), the University of Washington in Seattle, WA and the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, OR are excited to announce the Building Research across Inter-Disciplinary Gaps (BRIDG) T90/R90 Clinical Research Training Program in Complementary and Integrative Health.

The BRIDG program is a two to three year immersive clinical research training program for both doctoral-level health care providers in the disciplines of CIH (e.g., N.D., D.C., and D.A.O.M.) and conventionally trained researchers from biomedical and public health disciplines (e.g., Ph.D., M.D., Dr.P.H., D.S.W., etc.). Deadline is Friday,  May 1, 2015. Click here for more information.

 Junior and mid-career faculty: A new round of applications for IMHRO’s Rising Star Research Awards has been announced. One Mind Institute (IMHRO), in collaboration with Janssen Research & Development (JRD), is offering up to two major awards for research related to psychiatric illness. One grant will be awarded for research toward novel therapies for psychiatric illness with the objective to advance the translation of scientific knowledge of underlying disease mechanisms in bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and major depression toward benefits to patients and the healthcare system. A second grant will be awarded for research in humans focused specifically on anxiety or depression in children and adolescents. Each award will be for $250,000 total for up to three consecutive years. Candidates should be no longer than 10 years from their initial independent appointment. Application deadline is May 26, 2015. Click here for more information.

Please note: though this is not a limited submission , candidates must be nominated by the Dean, Department Chair, or Head of their Scientific Program.