Funding Opportunity: Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program (RAMP) Grant

The Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network (JHCRN) announces a new grant funding opportunity to promote inter-institutional research collaborations between Johns Hopkins Medicine and JHCRN affiliated institutions. This grant, Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program, will fund 1 to 3 projects, up to $50,000 over a 12-month period. Proposals including clinical and community-based research, practice-based research, and health services research are encouraged.

Applications are now being requested.  Letters of intent are due by December 1, 2016 and complete applications are due by January 15, 2017.  Eligible applicants include Johns Hopkins University faculty and JHCRN affiliate institution staff.  Principal investigators are required to involve a minimum of 1 JHCRN affiliate institution co-investigator.  JHCRN affiliated  institutions include: Anne Arundel Medical Center, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Inova Health System, Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Reading Health System, and all of Johns Hopkins Medicine.

A webinar to answer Investigator questions regarding eligibility, collaborations and other issues is scheduled for Thursday, October 31, 2016 from 3 to 4:00 pm.  The webinar can be accessed using this link:  https://connect.johnshopkins.edu/ramp2016/

Grant Submission Documents:

RFA

Project Schedule Template

Readiness Checklist

For more information, contact Lynne Armiger at 410-912-2860 or lynne.armiger@jhmi.edu