Trans-NORC Funding Opportunities

Trans-NORC Pilot Grant

The Pennington NORC has been awarded a supplement to administer a “Trans-NORC Pilot Grant”.  Please see the full text of the Application Instructions. The primary goal of this Trans-NORC P&F Program is to encourage and facilitate new, innovative and collaborative research around our NORC overall program. 

 ·         Submission Deadline:  March 15, 2019

·         Funding Available: $180,000

·         Submission: Apply through the Pennington NORC P&F web portal

 Questions about the P/F grant program can be directed to:

Jacqueline Fox
NORC Administrator

Please note that each NORC may submit only one proposal.  Please contact Dr. Barbara Corkey, Center Director, if you have an idea for this funding opportunity.


Trans-NORC Visiting Scholar Program

The Pennington NORC has announced a funding opportunity for a Visiting Scholar Program.  

Please see the full text of the  Application Instructions.  The objective of this RFA is to support junior 
investigators in basic and clinical science, and to link them with mentors to assist their development in the field. It is specifically intended for investigators to learn new techniques 
and to acquire different skills and expertise by interacting with experts in the field.

  • Submission Deadline:  March 15, 2019
  • Funding Available: $5,000 – 10,000
  • Submission: Apply through the Pennington NORC P&F web portal