Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

Dermatology Foundation - Clinical Career Development Award (CDA) in Dermatologic Surgery

Office of Grant Writing & Publications

202 Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

573 882-9500 phone
573 884-8371 fax

Limited Submission Announcement

The Dermatology Foundation Research Awards Program is accepting applications for the Clinical Career Development Award (CDA) in Dermatologic Surgery. The award supports research projects that will further the practice of dermatologic surgery, and develop the teaching, research and leadership careers of dermatologic surgeons. Priority will be given to new applications from institutions that do not currently have a recipient of this award. The mentor and environment are critical ingredients of successful applications.

Applicants must have an M.D.; M.D., Ph.D.; or D.O. degree, have completed at least one-year post-residency surgical training in the United States at the time of funding, be a junior faculty member in a department or division of dermatology, and have strong institutional commitment for career development. This award is not available to an individual receiving simultaneous salary support from other granting agencies.

Because MU is limited to one application for this program, letters of intent must be submitted to the Office of Research,, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 21, 2009. Letters of intent should be limited to a 1-page summary of the research questions and aims of the proposed project and a 2-page biographical sketch.


Stipend of $55,000 and may be renewed annually, for up to a total of three years.

MU Deadline:

4:00 p.m., Friday, August 21, 2009

Sponsor Deadlines:

October 15, 2009


URL for more information:

This notice is being sent to deans, directors, and chairs in health and life science disciplines. Please forward it to other faculty members who may be interested.

All limited submission announcements can be tracked by deadline via the Calendar at or by announcement date via the Limited Submissions listing at