Pre-Submission Form

Please refer to the request for applications (RFA) (PDF) when completing the Pre-Submission Form. The deadline for submissions and contact information can be found within the RFA. 

If you are having difficulties submitting the electronic form, please complete this pre-submission form in Microsoft Word, and email it along with your project description and biosketch to Brandi Robinson at bnrobin@gwu.edu.

Investigator Information

Principal Investigator

Select the title that most closely describes you primary professional role.
If you selected 'other' please indicate your preferred professional title or add an additional professional title if applicable.
Provide the names and institutional affiliations of all co-investigators.

Eligibility Information

Please indicate if you belong to the following groups. For more information on new and early stage investigator status, please visit the NIH website

Applies to an investigator who has not previously competed successfully as a PD/PI for an NIH independent research award such as an R01 or equivalent. A complete list of excluded awards is available on the NIH website.
Applies to New Investigators who are within ten years of completing their terminal research degree or medical residency.
Applies to investigators who began their appointment at a participating DC CFAR institution within the last two academic years.

Application Details

New and early stage investigators are required to have a primary mentor. Established newly transitioning investigators are required to have a HIV collaborator.

Core Services

Learn more about the core services we provide to determine if you'd like to utilize any of them during the development of your research.

Project Documents

Please provide a 1-page description of your proposed project that includes the following: preliminary title, specific aims and brief description of the general approach. Acceptable extensions are .txt, .pdf, .doc and .docx.
Please provide your current NIH biosketch. Acceptable extensions are .txt, .pdf, .doc and .docx.

If you are having difficulties submitting the electronic form, please complete this pre-submission form in Microsoft Word, and email it along with your project description and biosketch to Brandi Robinson at bnrobin@gwu.edu.

Contact

Brandi Robinson
Scientific Specialist
202-994-4730
bnrobin@gwu.edu
 
Faye Hillman, CPA
Fiscal Manager for the DC CFAR
202-994-0757