The Core Facility Advocacy Committee (CFAC) in the Office of Research Technologies (ORT), UNC School of Medicine (SOM), announces a new program for research projects that directly utilize UNC SOM biomedical research cores.  Core vouchers worth up to $10,000 will be awarded to investigators with qualified projects to be used exclusively for core services.  Up to 20 awards will be made.  To be eligible for funding, projects must satisfy one or more of the following criteria:  new method development, generation of pilot data for a project not currently funded, or new user of a core lab.
Applications should be submitted to annabelle_stein@med.unc.edu with cc to the associated Core Director.  Applications must be received by 5pm on January 6, 2020.  Please reach out to Chris Gregory or Annabelle Stein with questions.

Program description and requirements

Application template