Sponsor:  W. M. Keck Foundation

Sponsor Program Solicitation: Science & Engineering and Medical Research Programs
Funding Amount: Up to $1 million

Status of this Limited Submission Opportunity

Closed - Submitting PI: Nian Sun (ECE)


NU Pre-Proposal Deadline: 09/01/2013
Sponsor Deadline: 11/01/2013

Eligibility and Nomination Requirements

Applicant institutions may submit one request per grant cycle to each of the foundation’s program areas for which they are eligible:

  • Medical Research Program
  • Science and Engineering Research Program

Investigators who are interested in exploring this limited submission opportunity should contact Karen Drew (x4824) as early as possible, and no later than 18 June 2013.


Funding Areas

The Keck Foundation supports pioneering discoveries through its Science and Engineering Research and Medical Research programs. By funding the high-risk/high-impact work of leading researchers, the foundation seeks to lay the groundwork for new paradigms, technologies and discoveries that will save lives,provide innovative solutions, and add to our understanding of the world. Both senior and early career investigators are encouraged to apply.