Sponsor:  Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation

Sponsor Program Solicitation: Mallinckrodt Grants
Funding Amount: $60,000 per year
Duration: 3 years

Status of this Limited Submission Opportunity

Closed - Submitting PI: Tania Konry (Pharmaceutical Sciences)


NU Pre-Proposal Deadline: 06/01/2015
Sponsor Deadline: 08/01/2015

Eligibility and Nomination Requirements

Only two applications are allowed per institution.  If you are interested in applying, please contact Karen Drew (x4824) as early as possible and by NO LATER THAN June 1, 2015, submit a CV and a White Paper according to the NU Procedure for Programs with Limited Submissions.

The funds are designed to provide faculty members who hold M.D. and/or Ph.D degrees, and who are in the first to fourth year of a tenure-track position, with support to move the project forward to the point where R01 or other independent funding can be obtained. Applications with current R01 funding should not apply.

Funding Areas

The Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation is a private foundation that funds basic biomedical research in St Louis and throughout the United States.

The mission of the Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis, or treatment of disease.

Mallinckrodt Grants are competitively provided to investigators based on their proposals, selected from applicants on an annual basis. These awards are usually $60,000 per year for three years, provided an annual progress report is submitted and approved. Only two candidates from any institution are considered per cycle. Six to eight awards are given each cycle.