The Brigham Research Institute (BRI) and the Center for Faculty Development and Diversity’s Office for Research Careers (ORC) are pleased to support the microgrants/personal expense defrayment grants pilot program. Requests that fall into the categories below will be considered:
- Scientific project (basic, translational or clinical)
- Training/career advancement
- Special circumstances
Funds will be awarded based on merit as up to $1000 (typical awards $500 – $1000). Applications will be evaluated by BRI & ORC staff on a rolling basis with input from the BRI Executive Committee (EC) as needed.