In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute has released a request for applications (RFA) for research projects related to enhancing understanding of this public health crisis.
The Pop-Up COVID-19 funding opportunity will provide up to $30,000 for projects that show significant scientific merit and will enhance the understanding of the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding received must be utilized within a 12-month project period. Detailed instructions, eligibility information, and a complete RFA can be found on the Pop-Up COVID-19 funding opportunity webpage.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until April 21, 2020. Questions related to this funding opportunity should be directed to Meghan Reeves,MPH, WVCTSI assistant director of investigator development, at MREEVES1@hsc.wvu.edu.