Grant Review and Funding
CVRI-VT provides internal review of and constructive feedback on cardiovascular-related grant applications. Proposals must be submitted to CVRI at least 6 weeks before the submission deadline. Please e-mail CVRI for more details.
CVRI Funding Opportunities: The annual budget developed by the CVRI-VT Board of Directors includes funds to enhance cardiovascular research at The University of Vermont. Investigators are encouraged to contact the Director or a member of the Board of Directors prior to applying.
Medtronic: Medtronic's Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management's External Research Program is dedicated to supporting novel investigator-initiated research advancing medical and scientific knowledge or economic value for CRDM products. Project proposals should assess one of the following:
- potential new cardiac rhythm or heart failure device therapies or monitors;
- possible ways to improve the technical function of existing Medtronic products;
- ways to enhance the economic value of Medtronic products; or
- proposed new applications for Medtronic products.
Research projects are proposed and performed via the Distinguished Research Center alliance between Medtronic and CVRI/UVM. Budgets are typically in the range of $50,000-$75,000. For more information, contact CVRI-VT.
Other funding resources and searches: UVM's Sponsored Projects Administration has extensive information about searching for funding opportunities--click here to be directed to its "Find Funding" webpage.