Call for Applications: UW ICTR Advancing Health Equity and Diversity (AHEAD) program

The UW ICTR Advancing Health Equity and Diversity (AHEAD) Program announces the release of the AHEAD pilot grant RFA for post-doctoral scholars or assistant professors who embrace an interdisciplinary approach to health equity research, including those who genuinely engage community partners and stakeholders.  This RFA is designed to help investigators focused on health equity research gain experience in translational research and facilitate future career development.  Details about the RFA are provided below and RFA is attached.  Please direct questions to Caitlin Scott at


RFA Release: January 21, 2021
Informational Video Posting: February 23, 2021 at 4pm
Mandatory Letter of Intent Due: March 9, 2021 by noon
Q&A Session: April 6, 2021 at 3pm
Application Deadline: April 20, 2021 by noon
Award Announcement: June/July 2021
AHEAD Projects Begin: July 1, 2021, earliest

2021 AHEAD Pilot Program RFA (PDF)