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September 10, 2018

Women’s Health Research at Yale is pleased to announce the availability of Pilot Project Grants with awards starting July 1, 2019.

Apply now! Visit our website for full instructions.

Pilot Project Awards for 2019 include:

  1. Up to $35,000 in funding for women’s health research designed to meet a clear need in advancing women’s health.
  2. Up to $50,000 for women’s health research in the areas of depression, Alzheimer’s disease, and other brain-based conditions such as autism spectrum disorder; cancers, especially endometrial cancer; or autoimmune disorders, particularly thyroid disease.
  3. The Wendy U. & Thomas C. Naratil Pioneer Award of up to $50,000 for either new, highly inventive research in women’s health or work to achieve a major breakthrough in ongoing research where funding is needed to achieve its aims.


All Yale Ladder Faculty are eligible to apply. Investigators outside the Yale community are invited to collaborate with Yale or Yale-affiliated principal investigators.

Letters of Intent are due October 25, 2018.

Submitted by Carissa R Violante on September 11, 2018