Rapid response funding mechanism to support high-impact research in nine priority areas including vaccines, therapeutics, epidemiology, and innovations that would benefit communities experiencing disparate health outcomes.

California Breast Cancer Research Program (CBCRP) Link

Works to eliminate breast cancer by leading innovation in research, communication and collaboration in the California scientific and lay communities.

California HIV/AIDS Research Program (CHRP) Link

Supports excellent, timely and innovative research that is attentive to the needs of California and that accelerates progress toward prevention and a cure for HIV/AIDS.

Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) Link

Funds research that enhances understanding of tobacco use, prevention and cessation, the social, economic and policy-related aspects of tobacco use, and tobacco-related diseases in the state of California.

University of California Research Initiatives (UCRI) Link

Supports multicampus research teams, partners UC and national laboratory scientists, and advances innovations that benefit California.