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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program 2019

To:Chairs and Administrators, Departments in the Biological, Physical, Social Sciences and Arts and Humanities; Associate Deans for Research; College/School Research Administrators
From:Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education
Date:July 12, 2018
Subject:Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program 2019


Deadline for Internal Review:August 01, 2018

Project Description

The Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM²D Scholars Award Program will help develop female leaders and support innovation in STEM2D fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, Design) by funding six women at critical points in their research careers through a Scholar’s Award.


The applicant must be a woman working in the field(s) of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Manufacturing and Design (STEM2D).

The applicant must be an assistant female professor or global equivalent faculty position at the time of application at an accredited academic university, institution or design school.

The female scholar should have a minimum degree for the appropriate field:

  • Science; MD, PhD
  • Technology; PhD
  • Engineering; PhD
  • Math; MS, PhD
  • Manufacturing; PhD
  • Design; MA, MS, MDes, MArch, MFA, MLA, PhD

Amount per award: $150,000
Duration of award: 3 Years
Number of awards: 6

UW may submit one application in each category:  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, Design)


Internal Competition Application Instructions

Applications for Internal Review

To submit your application, follow this link:
Please include the following information:

  • CV- no more than 3 pages
  • Disciplinary area you would like to be considered:  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, Design)
  • 2 page summary of your proposed area of research

Sponsor Deadlines

Applications are due to Johnson & Johnson by September 25, 2018.