Research Pilot Project Grants Available

UF Health CAN offers funding for pilot projects for trainees and junior faculty to stimulate research in areas directly relevant to autism spectrum disorder. The description of the program and guidelines as well as a template for preparing a proposal can be found on the UF Health CAN Research website.

Up to $25,000 per proposal is available to initiate research that will generate preliminary or pilot data needed for competitive extramural grant applications.

Applications should be submitted by October 1, 2020 or June 1, 2021 using the proposal submission template found on the CAN website. Awards will be made by November 1, 2020 and July 1, 2021.

Please direct any inquiries to Dr. Mark Lewis at