Pilot Project

Currently Accepting Applications

One pilot project will be selected for funding with a start date of Feb. 1, 2017 – July 30th, 2017 

Application Deadline: January 15, 2017 - 5 p.m.

Amount of Funding: Pilot Project(s):  $50,000 (direct cost) 6-month project.


  • Stanford faculty with PI eligibility (those with University (UTL), Medical Center (MCL), Research (NTLR) appointments) and Clinician Educator* (CE) faculty. (*Note: CE faculty PI waivers are not needed for internal Stanford funding opportunities.)
  • Senior postdoctoral fellows (with a minimum of two year) with a faculty mentor
  • Clinical fellows with a faculty mentor
  • Research associates with a faculty mentor 
  • Instructors with a faculty mentor


Applications will be accepted from targeted schools (Medicine, Engineering, and Humanities & Sciences) and Departments (Electrical Engineering, Bioengineering, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, Materials Science) to support a multi-disciplinary approach to .

Guidelines: http://med.stanford.edu/rmg/funding/ccsb.html


Questions? Contact Theresa McCann-Packer at tmccann@stanford.edu

Summer Research Program

Currently Accepting Applications

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2017 Program Details  

The NCI Systems Biology and Physical Sciences in CSBC/PS-ON Summer Research Program:

  • Runs eight weeks, from June 2017 through August 2017
  • Specific dates can be chosen collaboratively between the host institution and the summer fellow, but suggested dates are June 19 – August 11, 2017
  • Program provides housing at each institution for 8 weeks
  • Program provides a $4,000.00 stipend to cover living expenses
  • Open to rising junior and senior undergraduates
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Support for travel to and from research institution
  • Two day summer undergraduate research conference will be held at the NIH from July 10-11, 2017


Application Deadline: February 15, 2017