Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute

Apply for an ADAI Small Grant!

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, which awards funds to UW researchers for pilot studies and developmental research.

Applications for the next round of grants are being accepted now, with deadlines this fall!

Cannabis Small Grants

Applications due September 15, 2021 (5:00pm PT)

Research is supported across a broad range of study related to cannabis use, from pharmacology to clinical and psychosocial research. NOTE: these projects may be either up to 7 mo. duration (Option A) or up to 18 months (Option B), without possibility of a no-cost extension. These grants are available to UW researchers only.

  • Earliest start date: Dec. 1, 2021
  • End date: June 30, 2022 (Option A) or June 30, 2023 (Option B). All funds must be spent by these dates due to provisions of the state’s allocations of the Dedicated Marijuana Fund)
  • RFA/Guidelines for Cannabis Small Grants Proposals

Regular Small Grants (all alcohol and drug topics)

Applications due October 15, 2021 (5:00pm PT)

Research is supported across a broad range of study related to alcohol and drug use and addiction, from pharmacology to clinical and psychosocial research. These grants are available to UW researchers only. 

Questions? Email adai@uw.edu.