Foundation Awards to be Offered During the Fall 2023 Cycle

These awards will be available for application in the Fall of 2023

Fall 2023 Funding Opportunities


Brain Research Foundation Seed Grant Program

Macy Faculty Scholars Program

Mallinckrodt Scholar Program

Mary Kay Innovative/Translational Cancer Research Award

Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering


Awards to be offered in the Spring of  2024

Brain Research Foundation Scientific Innovations Award

Eligible Faculty:  Associate and full professors at HMS and HSDM and HMS affiliated hospitals. (Brain Research Foundation Website)

Breast Cancer Alliance Exceptional Projects Grant

Eligible Faculty:   HMS quad faculty at any career stage  (Breast Cancer Alliance Website)

Breast Cancer Alliance Young Investigator Grant 

Eligible Faculty:   Early career HMS quad faculty  (Breast Cancer Alliance Website)

Pew Biomedical Scholars Program

Eligible Faculty: Assistant Professors at Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard Medical School, Quad, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences  Note: Faculty at BIDMC, BWH, CH, DFCI and MGH should NOT apply for the Harvard University nomination.  Faulty at these HMS affiliated hospitals are invited to submit separate nominations for this award. Please contact your research administration representative for details.

(Pew Biomedical Scholars website)

Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship 

Eligible Faculty: Assistant professors at HMS , HSDM and HMS affiliated hospitals.  (Nickens Faculty Fellowship website)