Eli Lilly and Company

LIFA: Lilly Innovation Fellowship Award 2014

Program Summary

Eli Lilly and Company is pleased to announce the 2014 Lilly Innovation Fellowship Award (LIFA); a competitive post-doctoral fellowship award and training partnership program.  This prestigious Award program is designed to foster post-doctoral career development through the recognition of highly innovative post-doctoral research proposals by providing the recipient with up to 4 years of salary, benefits, limited travel support, and a unique training experience while participating in the program.
The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine is invited to select up to two (2) outstanding post-doctoral scientists to apply for this competitive award.
Program Requirements
Award Information
Internal Selection Process
 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 comprehensive campaign priorities. Potential applicants must submit, using the submission link below, the following information:
  1. A two page CV
  2. A two-page description of the proposed project briefly describing the innovative research the post-doc will pursue during their training and the alignment with LIFA's Grand Challenges.  
  3. Additional pages may be used for references.
 The above materials must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. The selected nominee will be asked to complete the full application package in accordance with the sponsor's deadline of Friday, May 9, 2014.

Proposal Due to OVPRED03/25/2014 Not open for submission deadline passed
Date Due to DSP or UIF05/02/2014
Date Due to Sponsor05/09/2014
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
Sponsor URL:http://www.lilly.com/research-development/innovation-starts/Pages/Lilly-Innovation-Fellowship-Award.aspx

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