Fund Details
Edward Mallinckrodt Jr. Foundation Grants Program, 2020
Sponsor Name
Mallinckrodt Foundation
Nominations Available to Institution
Sponsor Deadline


The Mallinckrodt Foundation supports early stage investigators engaged in biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis, or treatment of disease. Harvard University, as one institution, is limited to submitting one proposal to this opportunity.

The Office of the Vice Provost for Research is facilitating the internal application process for all eligible applicants affiliated with Harvard University, except those applicants who a hold a primary appointment at HMS or an affiliated hospital or institution. Applicants who fall into this category must apply through the process facilitated by the Harvard University Foundation Funds program.

Application Information:

Internal applications to the Mallinckrodt Grants Program should include the following materials:
(the information below will appear again on each applicant's individual application dashboard)
  • Description of the proposed research (Limit two pages, single spaced, 10 pt. font minimum. A third page may be used for references and graphics)
  • Biosketch (current NIH format)
  • A Nomination letter from a Department Chair or another senior faculty member, or members, who can represent the support of the institution and who are acquainted with the qualifications of the applicant and the potential impact of his/her work. The letter should be addressed to the attention of the Mallinckrodt Foundation Trustees

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants with current R01 funding are not eligible to apply
  • Applicants must be in the first to fourth year of a tenure-track faculty position at the foundation's application deadline (appointed on or after August 1, 2016)

Additional Information, Related Websites, and Proxy Instructions:

This competition is not enabled for Proxy applicants.
  • Applicants with questions should contact the Research Administration office at the school where they hold a primary appointment. A list of contacts by school is available here.

Search Filters:

  • Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
    • Assistant Professor
      Type of Competition
      • Limited Submission