Researchers : Funding Opportunities

State of Florida Pilot Awards

RFA 2017-18

The UM Institute of AIDS and Emerging Infectious Diseases (formally known as the HIV/AIDS Institute) provides support for pilot grants in HIV/AIDS research, made possible by the State of Florida contract awarded to the University of Miami.

Request for Applications (RFA)
We are requesting applications in HIV/AIDS research for pilot awards of approximately $60,000 direct costs or more. Focus is on cure and vaccine research.

Full Application – Due July 19, 2017 by midnight

How to Apply
1. Read the RFA and the Instruction Guide found below
2. Please email all documents to Melanie Weiss at

Download the following files
Instructions to Application

Who to Contact
If you have questions about the application process, please contact Institute Administrator, Melanie Weiss
P: 305-243-3345