Awardee Support Grants

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The SEATRAC ASGs provide modest but important support for trainees and early-stage investigators for activities that facilitate communication, collaboration, and dissemination of research findings related to TB.

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Applications due June 7, 2024


The grants include up to $1000 with 25% matching funds from another source.  Approximately 10 ASGs will be awarded per year. 

elgibility criteria

  • Applicants must be graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, acting or early career faculty with a rank of Assistant Professor or below at one of the SEATRAC affiliated institutions.
    • University of Washington
    • Seattle Children’s Research Institute
    • Fred Hutch Cancer Center
  • Maximum one award per calendar year per person. Mentors are limited to 2 ASGs per calendar year for their mentees to ensure a more equitable distribution of resources and diversity of research interest. Unsuccessful applicants may apply again for a different request.
  • Matching funds of 25% of costs of the activity must be provided by an alternative source (trainee/esi, mentor, department, or other source) and documented in the application.

specific policies

  1. Requests for applications occur three times per year. One application per person per submission deadline. Applicant must register as SEATRAC member to apply.
  2. Eligible activities: support for publication and dissemination costs, costs associated with TB training or research meetings, and other educational activities directly linked to TB research. Manuscript publication charges are eligible only if the manuscript has been accepted. Ineligible expenses include salaries, stipends and computers. 
  3. Criteria for awarding of an ASG will include justification of the proposed activity as an integral part toward a New Investigators career development or in the case of established new to TB investigators a demonstration of new research direction in TB. 
  4. Trainees will have 12 months to complete the applied for activity. Receipts for reimbursement must be submitted within 60 days of completing the activity.  A short summary of the outcomes of the activity will also be submitted at that time. 
  5. Acknowledgment of SEATRAC should be included in products produced as part of the activity. 

SEATRAC values diversity and encourages individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

how to apply 

  • Join SEATRAC by filling out the SEATRAC Membership Form.
  • Download a copy of the ASG Application prior to submission. The online application form will require you to submit: Proof of Commitment, Abstract, and Agenda or Brochure
  • To apply fill out the application and submit it here. 
  • Applications are due by: 
    • 5pm on Friday, June 7, 2024
    • 5pm on Friday, November 22, 2024
    • 5pm on Friday, February 7, 2025