HEI Funding Opportunity

The Health Effects Institute (HEI) Announces New Requests for Applications.

RFA 15-1: Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award
This award supports creative junior investigators, at Assistant Professor or equivalent level, with outstanding promise who are interested in the health effects of air pollution. Request for Applications 15-1 provides up to 3 years of funding for a project relevant to HEI's research interests, as outlined in the HEI Strategic Plan 2015-2020. All applicants should contact HEI to verify their eligibility before applying. RFA 15-1 provides funding for 1 or 2 studies with a funding cap of $450,000 each.

Letters of Intent: February 1, 2016
Full Applications: April 1, 2016

RFPA 15-2: Health Effects of Air Pollution
Request for Preliminary Applications 15-2 provides an application mechanism for investigators whose area of interest falls outside of the topics targeted in other requests for applications from HEI. Of greatest interest is research that is relevant to HEI’s current priorities, as outlined in the HEI Strategic Plan 2015-2020. RFPA 15-2 provides funding for two studies of up to 2 years or 2.5 years in duration, with a funding cap of $400,000 per study.

Preliminary Applications: February 1, 2016
Full Applications (by invitation only): September 1, 2016

For more information, please visit our website at www.healtheffects.org/funding.htm.