Early Career Research Awards

To date the CVRI has awarded $260K in pilot grants!

2024 Funding Opportunity Announcement - late Fall 
Submission Deadline - February 
Award notice - May 1

Historical Research Awards

CVRI is broadly inclusive of investigators at UVM
d exists to foster cardiovascular research.

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Throughout all CVRI activities, we focus on developing the next generation of scientists and a significant portion of our resources goes to financial support of this critical activity.

News Spotlight

Upcoming Events!

November 30, 2023
Science Jam: Meet Your Mentor
12:00 - 1:00pm
MedEd 100 Larner Classroom
Learn More and Register:
Mentor Registration
Student Registration

February 2024
Viridis Montis Research Competition
Call for Abstracts
Application Due Dec 8

May 8-10, 2024
Rising Star Visiting Professor
Antentor Hinton, Jr, PhD

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2023_09 Osama Harraz Bloomfield Professor in CV Research

Congratulations to Dr. Osama Harraz, Bloomfield Early Career Professor in Cardiovascular Research!
Image: Dean Richard Page, M.D., Osama Harraz Ph.D., Martin Bloomfield M.D., David Schneider M.D.

CVRI Support

Have a cardiovascular speaker you'd like to bring to campus?

Information on CVRI Co-Sponsorship of Cardiovascular Seminars can be found on the Application for Visiting Professor Funding.

Internal Grant or Biosketch Review

CVRI provides internal review of grant applications and biosketches to support cardiovascular research. E-mail CVRI for more information.  *NOTE: The request for internal review must be made at least 6 weeks before the submission deadline. Please include the funding mechanism to which you are applying for.

CVRI Travel Awards

CVRI travel awards are available to support trainees and junior investigators presenting abstracts at regional and national scientific meetings.  These competitive awards are for reimbursement of presentation-related expenses of up to $2,000 and offered on a limited rolling basis throughout the academic calendar year; more details can be found on the application for funding.

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Medical Student Opportunities

Complete the request for CVRI mentorship form  with your specific research interests and inquiry for current mentorship opportunities.  Be sure to review CVRI's Board of Directors,  Distinguished Investigators and Early Career Advisory Committee roster as a starting point for research interests.