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Provost’s Pilot Clinical Research Award Submission

The application should be submitted as a single PDF document to

Applications must be submitted with the subject line: Provost’s Pilot Clinical Research Award

The PDF document should contain, in the following order:

  • Cover Page (Download cover page form)
  • Justification (Download justification page form)
  • Biosketch (one for each PI if multiple PI application)
  • Specific Aims (not to exceed one page)
  • Research Strategy (not to exceed four pages – included in this section, and page limitation, are Preliminary Studies and Figures)
  • Budget - (Download budget form)
  • Budget Justification
  • References Cited
  • Protection of Human Subjects

Additional Documents as applicable ( IRB approval letter OR IRB letter noting research is Not Human Subjects Research; Targeted/Planned Enrollment Table; Informed Consent form)

  • Letter of support from your Chair
  • Suggestion of three Jefferson faculty members with appropriate expertise and no conflict of interest with either you or proposal to review your application