Summary: Based on their performance during their education and training, candidates should demonstrate outstanding promise as contributors in science relevant to human health. Strong proposals will incorporate particularly creative and pioneering approaches.
Only ONE internal application from each Department (or Division with in the Dept. of Med.) will be considered for nomination to apply for this limited submission award – please coordinate with your Chair or Chief.
Summary: This Award Program supports outstanding investigators conducting innovative and transformative research in Neonatology or Brain Science and Child Development. The overall goal of the Program remains the funding of translational or clinical research that will improve child health, children’s clinical outcomes or improve health care access, affordability, and quality. Two areas of focus will be considered for the 2020 Major Grants Program: Neonatology or Brain Science and Child Development.
Please note that research projects that focus on pregnant women and their fetuses will not be considered responsive to this RFA.
*Only TWO applications from each BWH department (and TWO applications from each division within the Department of Medicine) may be submitted for this limited submission funding opportunity. Please seek approval from your department chair or division chief before submitting your application.
Summary: Supports outstanding junior scientists with the intellect, scientific creativity, drive, and maturity launch independent research careers and bypass the traditional postdoctoral training period. Note: To be consistent with the updated NIH definition of Early Stage Investigators, eligible clinical training includes medical residency and clinical fellowships.
Complete doctoral degree or clinical training between June 1, 2018 and September 30, 2020
In non-independent position at time of application
Edward Mallinckrodt Foundation for research grant THE GUIDELINES FOR THIS GRANT CHANGED AS OF APRIL 20, 2016. INSTITUTIONS ARE NOW ONLY ALLOWED TO SUBMIT ONE APPLICATION. BWH IS NO LONGER ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR THIS GRANT SEPARATELY FROM HMS. THIS GRANT WILL BE PART OF THE HMS FOUNDATION FUND NOMINATION PROCESS GOING FORWARD