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Call for Applications Informational Webinars

TRDRP hosted two webinars on July 27th and August 3rd to help familiarize prospective applicants with the call for applications, letter of intent, application procedures, and answer questions. Below are the recordings, questions and answers, and presentation slides:

Thursday, July 27, 2017 (recording)
Thursday, August 3, 2017 (recording)
Applicant Informational Webinar (slides)
Webinar Questions and Answers (Q&A)

How to submit a proposal in pC (slides)

Frequently Asked Questions  (FAQs)

Key Dates and deadlines

TRDRP will now accept applications twice a year under the following date cycles

Fiscal Year 2018-2019



Call open

July 7, 2017

December 15, 2017

LOI submissions invited

July 7 - August 21, 2017
12 p.m. PT

Dec. 15, 2017 - Feb. 2, 2018
12 p.m. PT

Direct access to application materials after submitting
LOI in proposalCENTRAL

Beginning July 17, 2017

Beginning Dec. 15, 2017

Due date for new applications

September 25, 2017
12 p.m. PT

February 28, 2018
12 p.m. PT

Due date for resubmissions*

September 25, 2017

March 15, 2018

Applicants notified

January 26, 2018

June 1, 2018

Awards start

April 1, 2018

July 1, 2018

* Resubmissions accepted from 2016, 2017, and 2018A. Applicants are still required to inform the intent to resubmit through an LOI submission.

NOTE: For the 2018-19 application cycle, please submit your LOI using the proposalCENTRAL system NO LATER THAN August 21, 2017 (12 p.m. PT). Upon receipt of your LOI you will receive an automatic confirmation of receipt. Please keep this for your records. If you do not receive an automatic confirmation notice, your LOI will not be deemed received by RGPO and will not be reviewed. Hopper Diversity Supplement, Student Research Supplement award and Scientific Conference award do not require a separate LOI.

Application procedure for Cornelius Hopper Diversity Award Supplement:

Request for Hopper Diversity Supplement must be submitted as part of an original application (i.e., High Impact Pilot Research Award, High Impact Research Project Award, Community Practice-Based Research Planning Award and Mackay California-Pacific Rim Tobacco Policy Scholar Award) or as part of a grant scientific progress report to be considered for funding.