Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
NYSCF is soliciting applications from early career investigators, with the potential to transform the field of stem cell research, for awards to be used for exploring the basic biology and translational potential of stem cells.
Característiques principals
NYSCF is eager to support scientists who have just started their independent laboratories, and we strongly encourage applicants looking to secure their first major grant funding as an independent investigator. That being said, applicants will be evaluated first and foremost on scientific merit and the transformative potential of their research for the stem cell field.
Lloc de presentació
IMIM and PSMAR staff who need more information should contact::
Research Grants and Contracts Office. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003-Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
Carol Barnwell: Ext.: 1670
Marta López: Ext.: 1576
Convocatòria (URL)

To be eligible, candidates must:
  • Have completed one or more of the following degrees: MD, PhD, DPhil
  • Be within 6 years of starting a faculty (professorship) or comparable position on June 1, 2023 (Note: an additional year of eligibility was added as a result of the COVID-19 crisis)
  • Independently supervise a research team as head of group/laboratory
  • Have a publication record containing articles that are innovative and high impact

    In addition, since routes to independence vary significantly outside of the United States, candidates based at institutions outside the United States should consider the following when assessing their eligibility:
  • Do they write grants in their own name?
  • Are you or will you be the senior author on publications from your current lab?
  • Do you have responsibility for independently recruiting and supervising a research team?
    If the answer to any of these questions is yes, and the applicant has also met the other eligibility criteria, they may be eligible to apply. NYSCF Staff is available to provide additional information on eligibility.
  • Dotació
    Up to $1.5 million in flexible funding over 5 years
    Up to five years.
    All applications must be submitted through NYSCF’s online grant management system. To create an account and submit your application, please visit: