Dean's Initiatives Funding Opportunities

Welcome to the Dean's Initiatives Funding Opportunities!

Here you will find information about about funding opportunities, requests for applications, application guidelines, and the application portal. Any questions or comments regarding the Dean's Initiatives Funding Opportunities should be directed to

Active Funding Opportunities

- Dean's Innovation Pilot Awards in Healthy Aging -- Due by 4/2/19

Note: Eligibility clarification added 3/25/19

- Harvard Medical School Foundry: 2019 Award Program -- Due by 4/24/19. Note: Deadline for required letter of intent has passed.    [Note: Submission information updated 3/27/19]


Previous Requests for Applications

Innovation Grants in Therapeutics: Q-FASTR/I-Hub (application phase is complete)

For additional information, visit the Q-FASTR website


Planning Awards in Healthy Aging (application phase is complete)


- 2018 Innovation Grants in the Basic and Social Sciences Funding Opportunity