2017 IBB Hamill Innovation Awards - Call for Proposals
IBB Faculty are invited to submit proposals for the 2017 IBB Hamill Innovation Awards! Since 2005, the Hamill Foundation through this seed funding program has fostered > $18 million in additional research funds at Rice that have been directed for improved health, better disease detection and treatments, as well as environmental wellness. This year we anticipate awarding 5 interdisciplinary teams up to $10,000 each (direct costs only; not to be used for travel expenses). All interdisciplinary teams should be composed of either:
(a) Two (or more) IBB faculty from different disciplines or
(b) One (or more) IBB faculty and one (or more) faculty from another Texas Medical Center institution.
All proposals should be single-spaced with 1-inch margins, a minimum 11 pt font (including figure captions) and contain the following sections:
• Cover page (1 page)
• Research proposal (3 pages)
• References (no limit)
• Biosketches (NSF or NIH format per faculty member)
• Addendum (1 page)
Submission Deadline: 4:00 PM CST on July 28, 2017. For more details, please review the 2017 IBB Hamill Innovation Award Proposal Guidelines. Late submissions will not be accepted and winning teams will be notified in August/September 2017. Email your submission as a single PDF file to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Looking forward to receiving your proposals!