January 5, 2015

UMHS-PUHSC Joint Institute Announces 2015 Call for Proposals

The University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) and Peking University Health Science Center (PUHSC) Joint Institute for Translational and Clinical Research (JI) seeks to identify joint proposals that advance robust collaborations between the institutions that will lead to transformative science and future extramural funding.  

Proposals must be jointly put forth by co-principal investigators who are full-time faculty at UM Medical School (UMMS) and PUHSC. 


  • Discovery Awards of up to $100,000/year ($50,000/year from PUHSC, $50,000 /year from UMMS) for two years are available. 
  • Pilot Awards: Up to $300,000/year ($150,000/year from PUHSC, $150,000 /year from UMMS) for two years are available. 
  • Interventional Trials Awards: Collaborative teams with an established track record of partnerships will be considered and should be explored prospectively with Dr. Amy Huang and Prof. Qiudan Sun.
  • Letter of Intent: February 5, 2015 
  • Invitation to Submit Application: March 2, 2015
  • Full Proposal Submission: April 17, 2015
  • Notice of Award: July 1, 2015


Submission Contacts

Applications should be submitted as a single PDF file, including a request for notice of receipt to: [email protected] and [email protected].

Read the full RFP here.