Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute

Apply for an ADAI Small Grant! (Deadline March 15)


The Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute (ADAI) works to stimulate and facilitate UW research on alcohol and drug use and addiction through its Small Grants Program.

This program awards funds to UW researchers for pilot studies and developmental research related to substance use and/or addiction, with topics ranging from pharmacology of drugs to studies of clinical treatment strategies, prevention, social policy issues, and more.


Spring cycle application due date: March 15, 2024
About Small Grants | RFA/Proposal Guidelines

General Information 

  • All small grants are available to UW researchers only 
  • Earliest anticipated start date:  July 1 for spring cycle, January 1 for fall cycle 
  • Award limit: $30,000 to faculty and research scientists; $20,000 to mentored pre-doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows. 

Learn more about the program & apply here!