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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program 2023

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 07, 2022
Subject:Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program 2023


Deadline for Internal Review:August 04, 2022

Project Description

This announcement has been archived and replaced by Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program 2024

The Johnson & Johnson Scholars Award Program aims to fuel development of female STEM2D leaders and feed the STEM2D talent pipeline by awarding and sponsoring women at critical points in their careers, in each of the STEM2D disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing and Design.


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, please email a single PDF to
Please include the following information:

  • Cover Sheet, with name, contact information, title of the project, and the disciplinary area you would like to be considered:  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, Design)
  • CV
  • Research project summary of no more than 4 pages detailing your proposed area of research

Sponsor Deadlines

Applications are due to Johnson & Johnson by September 30, 2022.