Request for Applications for Mentored Career Development Awards

The KL2 mentored career development program, a part of Mount Sinai’s ConduITS, Institutes for Clinical and Translational Sciences, has announced the solicitation of applications from junior faculty and post-doctoral fellows for the KL2 Scholars awards for 2017. The award’s application process is described in detail in the 2017 KL2 Faculty Scholars Award RFA.  Interested faculty and fellows can also refer to the 2017 KL2 Awards FAQ, CV Format MSSM, Detailed Budget template, and Letter of Intent documents for additional information. Applicants should be committed to careers in clinical translational research and must be nominated by their Department chairs or Institute directors.  Departments, Divisions, and Institutes are encouraged to collaborate in ways that jointly sponsor award recipients.  Two to three 2-year NIH funded awards are being offered for 2017 and the application timeline is as follows:

  • December 5th, 2016 – Structured letter of intent (LOI) must be emailed to by 4 PM
  • February 3rd 2017 – Full Applications must be submitted by 4PM.  Electronic (email) submission is required ( ). Please see the RFA for details regarding the complete application.
  • September 2017 –  award notifications
  • November 1st, 2017 – Start of funding

 For questions and application advice: Please contact Fatima Nabizada-Pace at (212) 824-7264 or Christine Acevedo (212-824-7014) or