Preparation of Application Materials
The Applicant must download an Application Agreement Form from the Urology Care Foundation website. The form must be completed in its entirety, including all necessary signatures as part of the application package. Applications must also complete the online sections of the application. Prepare the application package; it should include all documents on the Application Checklist in the stated order, including:
A current NIH-style biosketch of the Urology Department Head (four pages maximum)
Application Format Instructions
Scan all materials in the above order into a single .pdf file. Submit the entire application package electronically.
Application materials should be typed in no less than 12-point font.
Applicants should allow ample time for compiling and submitting materials. Late submissions will not be considered.
Failure to adhere to these requirements and/or provide appropriate documentation may result in a delay in the next scheduled payment or termination of the Award. If an Awardee relinquishes his or her award, repayment to the Urology Care Foundation will be required.
Lay-Language Statement and Photo
In addition to the application, all Applicants are required to submit a short paragraph (5 - 6 sentences) lay-language statement about their research project and a headshot. By submitting the statement and headshot, you grant permission for the information and photo to be posted under the current Urology Care Foundation-supported research website and in press releases and other promotional materials for the Program. The statement and photo is not part of the application package and should be submitted separately.
Statement and Headshot Guidelines
The Statement and photo should be submitted separately from the application package via email to grants@AUAnet.org. This information will only be used for promotion purposes described above. The statement and photo will not be shared with reviewers and will not impact the review process or decisions of the reviewers.
Photos must be at least 3 mega pixels.