Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation

Mallinckrodt Foundation Grant 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.
Any domestic biomedical institution, whether solely research or educational, is invited to submit candidates for the Mallinckrodt Board's consideration.  Each institution is allowed to submit only two applications in a given cycle.  Applicants should be in the first to fourth year of their tenure track faculty position with support to move the project forward to the point where R01 or other independent funding can be obtained.  Applicants with current R01 funding should not apply.  
As of June 10, 2013, there will be only one competition per year. 
Award Information
Regular grants are usually $60,000 per year for a period of up to three years.  The grants are not renewable.  Institutions may submit a maximum of two proposals per session.
Internal Selection Procedure  
The Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development has 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 description of the proposed project.  It should have the following elements:
3. Additional pages may be used for references.
The above materials must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 6, 2014.  The selected nominees will be asked to complete the full application package in accordance with the sponsor's Friday, August 1, 2014, deadline.


Proposal Due to OVPRED06/06/2014 Not open for submission deadline passed
Date Due to DSP or UIF07/18/2014
Date Due to Sponsor07/25/2014
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
Sponsor URL:http://emallinckrodtfoundation.org/Application.html

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