Translational Research Grants

Duke-Coulter Translational Partnership Grant Program

The Duke-Coulter Translational Partnership Grant Program provides funding and project management support to teams to develop promising bioengineering research.

Learn More

Duke Translational Medicine Institute

DTMI seeks to improve individual and population health by catalyzing translation across the continuum of scientific discovery, clinical research, care delivery, and global health. DTMI provides multidisciplinary investigator teams with industrial-model project management, and easy access to emerging technologies and methodologies.

Learn More

Duke Translational Research Institute Pilot T1 Program

Collaborative Pilot Agreements provide funding up to $100,000 (direct costs only) to support collaborations between laboratory-based and clinical researchers to accelerate projects from preclinical to Phase 1 trials.

Learn More

The Biomarker Factory

The Biomarker Factory provides funding and domain expertise for research projects in translational medicine in diagnostics, with the goal of bringing biomarker discoveries to clinical practice. It is jointly co-owned by Duke Medical Strategies and LabCorp.

Learn More

North Carolina Biotechnology Center

NCBC has a number of grants to support innovative, multidisciplinary research at local universities. There are grants for supporting post-docs working on industry partnerships, shared equipment, and biotech research.

Learn More

SBIR/STTR Funding Support

North Carolina’s Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) tech transfer resource library provides information on accessing translational grants from various federal agencies under their small business program.

Learn More

General Funding Opportunities

Check out these other funding sources available to start-ups

Learn More

New Tweets

I&E Events

Duke Hospital Exhibit: Meet the Artist, Painter David Gellatly at the Arts & Health Galleries

Arts & Health Galleries, Duke Hospital Concourse

March 1 – May 3, 2017

From Duke Gardens to Giverny

Paintings by David…

The Art of Risk-Taking: Tactical Tools for Taking Risks and Handling Fear, Failure & Rejection

How can you take risks consistent with your values? How can you better handle fear, failure, rejection and criticism? Having tools to…

View all