The Harrington Discovery Institute is accepting Letters of Intent for its 2018 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award, an annual program that recognizes physician-scientist innovators in the United States whose research has the potential to change standards of care.
Grants of up to $700,000 over two years, as well as non-financial support, will be awarded to innovators at major academic medical centers in the U.S. in support of their efforts to advance promising drug discoveries. Selection criteria include innovation, creativity, and potential for impact on human health.
The competition is open to physician-scientists at accredited academic medical centers, research institutions, and universities in the United States. Applicants must have a doctorate in medicine and demonstrate exceptional promise.
Letters of Intent must be received no later than April 5, 2017. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application by May 31, 2017
See the Harrington Discovery Institute's website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.