Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research (MCDTR): Pilot/Feasibility (P/F) Grant Program


The purpose of this Pilot and Feasibility Grant Program is to promote research in diabetes by new and established investigators.


  • Faculty at the University of Michigan and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • New investigators beginning careers in diabetes-related research, established investigators who have not previously worked in diabetes-related research but who wish to focus their expertise on diabetes, or established diabetes investigators who propose innovative research in diabetes that represents a clear departure from their ongoing research


Up to $50,000


  • Proposals should be for one year of support, with total funding up to $50,000 in direct costs
  • Application Deadline: Monday, April 1, 2019 (11:59 PM)
  • Anticipated Funding Date: August 1, 2019
  • Apply through the Competition Space website: umms.infoready4.com

Questions: Contact Pam Campbell, 734-763-5730, pamcamp@umich.edu

Key Personnel

William H. Herman, MD, MPH, Director, MCDTR
wherman@umich.edu, 734-936-8279
Pamela A. Campbell, Administrative Specialist Associate
pamcamp@umich.edu, 734-763-5730

Remember to cite the Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research (MCDTR) in publications as follows:
“The project described was supported by Grant Number P30DK092926 (MCDTR) from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases”