Application form and instructions
How to apply
- Find an industry partner
- Download the application form
- Fill the application
- Submit the application before the deadline
Step 1: Find an industry partner
For your application to be considered, you must have an industry partner. Applications without an industry partner will be automatically rejected.
If you don't have an industry partner, we can facilitate matchmaking.
Once you have found an industry partner, you will need a letter of support from them.
Step 2: Download the application form
For example, applying for a CAT grant for year 2019-2020 cycle, Dr Jane Doe would save her document as: Doe_Jane_CAT_appl_2020.pdf
If you have any difficulty in using the pdf form: Request a Word version
Step 3: Fill out the application
Proposals are to be brief. Extensive documentation is not necessary. Only a few key references should be cited.
For assistance with your proposal, you can:
- Take one of our "Write a strong CAT proposal" workshops
- Request a personal consultation Request a consultation
Don't forget to attach the letter of intent from your company partner.
Step 4: Submit your application before the deadline
When complete, email the application along with supporting documents to biotech_CAT@cornell.edu