Funding Opportunities


The Georgia State University Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science (TCORS) is requesting applications for research that aligns with the FDA Center for Tobacco Products’ regulatory authority and research priorities.

Following are four funding opportunities with education or research awards:

  • Developmental Grants
  • Pilot Study Grants
  • Postdoctoral Research Grants
  • Graduate Student Scholarships

Note: Research proposals are not currently being accepted.

Contact Rachel Lawley [email protected] with questions about these funding opportunities.

GSU TCORS RFA for 2015 – 2016 Awards Final


Grant Type

General Eligibility


TCORS-R03: Developmental New Investigator at a GSU TCORS Affiliate*

Prepare researcher for R01 proposal.

Contribution to FDA CTP priority areas.

Contribute to GSU TCORS Research.

Pilot Studies Junior or senior investigator at a GSU TCORS Affiliate*

Preparation for R03, R21 or R01.

Contribution to FDA CTP priority areas.

Postdoctoral Research Postdoctoral Fellows with the GSU TCORS

Manuscript or proposal preparation.

Contribution to tobacco regulatory science and CTP priority areas.

Graduate Student Awards Research or Training / Education Graduate/PhD student at GSU TCORS Affiliate* Educational or research activities in tobacco regulatory science.


*GSU TCORS Affiliate includes the collaborative institutions, University of Illinois at Chicago and Research Triangle Institute, as well as NIH eligible institutions that have an existing financial relationship with the primary TCORS site (GSU).