Funding Opportunities

The Grants and Contracts Office (GCO) Web site provides links to search for prospective sponsors, requests for proposals, contracts and other funding information using the GCO funding opportunities packet, deadline calendar, applications from the Special Fellowships and Grants Review Committee, online databases, and links to funders.

How to Succeed in Obtaining Foundation Support for Your Research

A presentation (January 2008) by Terry Pearl, Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations, Mount Sinai's Development Office. In addition to federal sources to fund your research, there are many private foundations that are interested in supporting research often in very targeted area. This office can help you find a match and can help your prepare your application.
Presentation Slides  

Creating Financial Value from MSSM Innovations

A presentation (December 2007) by W. Patrick McGrath, Ph.D., Office of Industrial Liason.
Presentation Slides  

Also, you can register for and access InfoEd and have funding opportunities information sent directly to your e-mail address.


Committee on Special Awards (CoSA)

Many foundations restrict the number of grants applications that can be submitted from any single institution. In these cases, applications are reviewed and ranked by the MSSM Committee on Special Awards. Primary reviewers present the proposal to the Committee for discussion. Each member votes afterward by secret ballot and ranks the proposal. Based on their ranking, the Committee recommends applications to the Dean for his approval.

Department of Finance Grant Management References and Tools

When you have been successful in grant funding and are a Principal Investigator, you are responsible for ALL aspects of the grant—both the science and the proper fiscal stewardship. These are enumerated and explained in the Research Compliance Guide.
Research Grant Compliance Guide.