Pilot Projects Program

Pilot Project Application Timeline



June 30, 2023 - Call for Letters of Intent to Submit Proposals

July 14, 2023 - General Information Session on Application Process

August 1, 2023 - Letters of Intent to Apply Deadline (5pm)

September 1, 2023 - Acceptance Notification & Invitation to Submit Full Applications Sent

September 29, 2023 - Q&A Workshop for applicants on budget and other forms

November 1, 2023 - Full Application Submission Deadline (5pm)

February 26, 2024 - Recommended Funding Decisions Announced to Applicants

March 9, 2024 - Meeting w/Project Leads who are recommended for funding, to discuss next steps, regulatory approvals, etc.

June 15, 2024 - Regulatory approvals and other JIT materials due

July 1, 2024 - Intended Project Start Date, subject to regulatory and NIGMS approvals

The current round of pilot project proposals is now closed. Thank you for your interest!



Materials & Instructions to Apply:

Phase 1 - LOI:

Phase 2 - Full Application:



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Reach out to our Core Leads with questions you may have about your proposal. They stand ready to assist you and to connect you with one of our Navigators, trained to guide you through the application process.