Funding

Modified: February 5, 2018

Postdoc Professional Development Travel Awards

The next application cycle for the Postdoc Professional Development Travel Awards administered by the OPA is now open and will close on February 19th at 5pm! Applications for travel taking place between April 1st and September 30th will be considered during this cycle. Read complete story for more information.

Modified: January 31, 2018

Northwestern Memorial Foundation Funding Opportunities

Northwestern Memorial Foundation released a new request for proposals for the Friends of Prentice Fiscal Year 2019 Grants Initiative, which aims to support advances in women’s health programs in research, patient care, education, and community service. The deadline to submit proposals is March 16.

Modified: January 29, 2018

Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program

The Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholars Program attracts high-achieving postdoctoral scholars from premier universities in the United States to do research at one of four Israeli universities. Once they complete their research, many Zuckerman postdocs are expected to accept faculty positions at top North American universities, weaving a network of academic collaboration and goodwill that will greatly benefit US-Israeli scientific cooperation. The deadline for applications to Hebrew University, Tel Aviv University, and Weizmann Institute of Science has been extended to: March 15.

Modified: January 24, 2018

L'Oreal: USA For Women in Science Fellowship - Application Now Open!

Awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. Application cycle opens on December 4 and ends February 2, 2018.

Modified: January 19, 2018

Congratulations to Cycle 1 Travel Award Recipients!

Congratulations to the 1st round of awardees for the 2017-18 Postdoc Professional Development Travel Award. We appreciate the time everyone took to submit applications. Please stay tuned for updated information for the next application cycle that will open this quarter.

Modified: January 8, 2018

Apply for the Michelson Young Investigator Prizes in Immunology & Vaccine Research

The Michelson Medical Research Foundation together with the Human Vaccines Project has established the Michelson Prizes for Human Immunology and Vaccine Research — Two $150K Prizes for Young Investigators. The Michelson Prizes aim to support young investigators applying innovative research concepts and disruptive technologies to significantly advance the development of future vaccines and immunotherapies for major global diseases. Applicants from disciplines across the biomedical, bioengineering and computer science fields are encouraged. Open for US Citizens and international scholars! Pre-applications are due by February 12.

Modified: January 4, 2018

Pursuit Award Nominations Due February 2

The Pursuit Award is an international award that recognizes outstanding achievements in childhood disability research by current PhD students and those who have defended their PhD thesis in the last year. Current PhD students (no more than 6 months away from defense), post-doctoral trainees or recent graduates may apply.