Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation

Mallinckrodt Scholars Program

Program Summary

The Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation is a private foundation that funds basic biomedical research in St Louis and throughout the United States.  The mission of the Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis, or treatment of disease.


The University of Iowa is invited to submit two candidate applications.  Candidates should be in their fifth to eighth year of a tenure track faculty position. Twenty-nine additional institutions will also be invited to submit two candidates. From these nominations, four are chosen for direct interviews in St. Louis and one to two of these are selected to be Mallinckrodt Scholars. 

Award Information

Mallinckrodt Scholars receive $100,000 annually for four years beginning October 1 of the year they received the designation.

Internal Selection Procedure  

The Office of the Vice President for Research and the Carver College of Medicine have established an internal review procedure to select the UI nominees. Applications will be reviewed according to the sponsor’s selection criteria. Consideration will also be given to UI institutional strengths and strategic directions. Potential applicants must submit, using the preselection link below, the following information: 
  1. A two-page CV or NIH biosketch
  2. A two page lay summary of the proposed research
  3. Additional pages may be used for references.
The above materials must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2013.  The selected nominees will be asked to complete the full application package in accordance with the sponsor's Wednesday, January 15, 2014, deadline.

Proposal Due to OVPRED12/17/2013 Not open for submission deadline passed
Date Due to DSP or UIF01/08/2014
Date Due to Sponsor01/15/2014
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
Sponsor URL:http://www.emallinckrodtfoundation.org/Guidelines.html

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