Duke Funding Opportunities

MEDx Pilot Project

MEDx is pleased to announce a call for proposals for pilot project grants that will facilitate forming new collaborations or expanding existing collaborations between regular rank faculty in Medicine and Engineering. The desired outcomes of the projects are eventual development of a commercial product and/or translation of the research into clinical practice. The awards are up to $50,000 (direct costs only, and no faculty effort may be included). Multiple proposals will be funded.
Deadline: June 15, 2020

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Bass Connections: Special Call for proposals for project Teams related to COVID-19

Bass Connections, in partnership with the Margolis Center for Health Policy, issues this special call for proposals for teams interested in addressing research questions related to the COVID-19 pandemic through a Bass Connections project in 2020-2021. Project funds up to $20,000.
Deadline for prioroty Consideration: June 15, 2020
Final Deadline: June 30, 2020

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Duke Incubation Fund

The Duke Incubation Fund supports idea-stage projects at Duke University with potential commercial prospects. To receive funding, projects must demonstrate a potential path to subsequent financial support, new company formation, licensing, not-for-profit partnering or other channels to enable translation. The Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative is interested in innovative projects that could lead to new products or services that will have a positive impact on society. Applications are welcome from all fields of inquiry. At least one member of any team must be from Duke. Awards are up to $20,000 in direct costs. 
Deadline: September 2020 (exact date TBA)

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