Community Programs and Services

Pilot Grant Program

One-year pilot grants to strengthen community-academic partnerships for translational research. Eligible grants support:

  • ​​Joint pilot projects proposed by established community-academic partnerships, or
  • Development of new community-academic partnerships.

Pilot Grantee Training

Prepares CCTSI Community Engagement Pilot Grantees with basic knowledge of community-based participatory research principles and partnership development.

Networking Events

Sponsored conferences and networking activities for community members and academics.

  • Engaging Communities in Education and Research Conference (ECER)
  • Research Exchange and Networking Forum