Important Information for Grant Applicants


CARRA-Arthritis Foundation Grants Spring Application Deadline: February 15, 2020


If applicable: 

  • RROC LOS Request Deadline: December 31, 2019
  • Data/Sample Share Application Deadline: January 13, 2020

The Spring deadline for CARRA-Arthritis Foundation Small and Fellows Grant applications is February 15th. Please see below regarding important information and reminders for applicants:

  • Grant applications that intent to collect new data or biosamples via the CARRA Registry and/or via CARRA sites must include a letter of support (LOS) from CARRA's Research and Registry Oversight Committee (RROC). You must notify the RROC of your desire to submit no later than December 31, 2019.  Email [email protected] with a brief summary of your proposal and CARRA will work to schedule a call with you to discuss your application as soon as possible.
  • Grant applicants that intend to utilize the CARRA Registry or CARRA-related data and/or samples (including Legacy Registry and APPLE data/samples) must receive approval from the CARRA Data Sample Share Committee (DSSC) prior to submitting their grant applications.  For the Spring 2020 Grant cycle, February 15 deadline, it is recommended that you submit your data/sample request no later than January 13, 2020. If you have any questions regarding this requirement, email [email protected].

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