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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Mallinckrodt Foundation Grant 2017

To:Chairs and Administrators; Departments in the Biological Sciences; Associate Deans for Research; College/School Research Administrators
From:Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education
Date:May 26, 2017
Subject:Mallinckrodt Foundation Grant 2017


Deadline for Internal Review:June 19, 2017

Project Description

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

Amount per Award: $60,000 per year
Duration of Award: 3 Years
Number of Awards:  6 – 8


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. Applicants with current R01 funding should not apply.

UW-Madison is allowed to submit 1 proposal


Internal Competition Application Instructions

Applications for Internal Review

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

-Cover page
-Lay project summary
-Detailed Proposal with Objectives/Aims (no more than 5 pages)
-Biosketch – NIH format (no more than 5 pages)
-Summary budget of how funds will be used

Sponsor Deadlines

Applications are due to Mallinckrodt Foundation by August 01, 2017.