University Research Funding

NCBiotech grants fill critical funding gaps along the innovation continuum - from building university infrastructure to supporting early stage development of university inventions to help move technology toward commercialization.

Our postdoctoral fellowship program supports the scientific and professional development of exceptional postdoctoral fellows interested in establishing careers in gene therapy.


Follow the links below to access application guidelines, materials and FAQs for each program.

Here are some grant writing tips from NCBiotech.

If the Center is closed due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, proposals are due at noon on the next business day that the Center is open.

Research and Tech

Maximum Request: $24,000

Cycle 1 Deadline:
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 (noon)
Solicitation: Open to technologies in all life science sectors

Cycle 2 Deadline:
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 (noon)
Solicitation: Open to digital, precision, and data-driven life science technologies only

Research and Tech
Research and Tech

Maximum Award: $190,340

Application Deadline:

Watch for information on the next deadline in the spring of 2019.


Research and Tech

Maximum Award:



Wednesday, March 13, 2019 (noon)