Call for Pilot Project Applications for NAD RCMAR

The NAD RCMAR program is an 18-month research training program in which investigators will complete both a pilot study and a grant proposal. The goal of the NAD RCMAR pilot studies is to encourage junior investigators and mid- career researchers who lack experience conducting Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) health disparities research, especially with our priority populations (American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and/or Pacific Islanders). 

Please visit our website for a full description of the program, eligibility criteria, application details, and application forms. 

All Letters of Intent (LOI) application materials are due by 5:00pm (PST) on October 15, 2021.  Materials should be sent to

If an applicant is selected to move forward, they will be notified by early November, and we will ask the applicant to submit a full application by December 17th, 2021. 

To view current and prior funded projects, please visit: Pilot Project Grant Program | IREACH NAD RCMAR | Washington State University (

Please share this call widely with your networks! Any questions about this funding opportunity should be directed to