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Clinical and Translational Science Award (U54)

Limited Submission Announcement

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National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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Successful applicants will receive support for up to five (5) years through a cooperative agreement mechanism which includes a UL1 award, a linked KL2 award, and an optional TL1 award.  Application budgets for the U and K awards are expected to be between $4M and $10M. Budgets for the T awards are based on the number of trainees and considered separately.

Campus Deadline:

Monday, November 10, 2014

External Deadline(s):

LOI: December 15, 2014 (not required)*

Application: January 15, 2015 | 5:00 PM CT


Only one application per institution is allowed.

The Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program  supports high quality translational and clinical research locally, and nationally, and fosters innovation in methods, training, and career development.

*Although a letter of intent is not required, is not binding, and does not enter into the review of a subsequent application, the information that it contains allows IC staff to estimate the potential review workload and plan the review.


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