Research Funding

Bioimaging & Nanomaterial Core Facility Voucher

Opportunity Type: Core Facility Voucher Program
Research Topic/Areas: Bioimaging & Nanomaterial Characterization Core Facilities
Sponsor: Nebraska Center for Nanomedicine COBRE

Budget Amount: Core Voucher up to $5,000
Budget Period: Must be used within 1 year (by May 31, 2023)
Eligibility: UNMC tenured or tenure-track faculty

Deadline: June 15, 2022 (emailed PDF of application)
Primary Contact: Tammy Slachetka (

If interested, see request for application instructions below for more information.

NIH Extramural Loan repayment Program (LRP) Application Cycle Closes Next Month

Have you thought about applying for an NIH Extramural LRP award? Do you know someone who should? Help us share this valuable information with your colleagues!

Awardees can receive up to $100,000 of qualified educational debt repayment with a two-year award. The NIH LRPs are unique programs, with tremendous benefit to early career researchers.    

The application period to apply for an FY 2022 LRP award closes on November 18, 2021.  Be sure to visit our website to take advantage of our resources, and to learn more about eligibility requirements, application dates, and benefits of receiving an NIH LRP award!

If interested, visit the LRP Website for more information:

BCC Pilot Projects Program 2021 Request for Applications

Opportunity Type: Pilot Project Research Award
Research Topic/Areas: Cancer-related Research
Sponsor: Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

Budget Amount: $50,000 – $100,000
Budget Period: 1 year
Eligibility: University of Nebraska faculty members
Deadline: Nov. 9, 2021 by 11:49 p.m. CT
Primary Contact:

If interested, see attachment for more information. This RFA is also available at: