Limited Submission Programs - Burroughs Wellcome: Clinical Scientist Awards in Translational Research

Summary of Opportunity
Burroughs Wellcome: Clinical Scientist Awards in Translational Research
OSP Deadline N/A
Funding Agency Deadline This program is no longer limited.
Funding or Award Criteria “...the Clinical Scientist Awards in Translational Research program supports established independent physician-scientists who are dedicated to translational research, the two-way transfer between work at the laboratory bench and patient care. The program is intended to help protect award recipients' time to pursue the vital link between basic and clinical research. Importantly, the program aims to identify and reward proven mentors and to increase their capacity to train the next generation of investigators skilled in translational research. In this way, BWF hopes to increase the ranks of experienced physician-scientists critically positioned to bridge the gap between bench and bedside.”
Eligibility
Applicable Field(s) "physician-scientists...[who] draw on recent advances in basic biomedical sciences, including such fields as biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, and pharmacology"
Number of Nominees Allowed 4
Required Internal Review Documents
  1. Dean's or Director's letter of recommendation;
  2. nominee's CV;
  3. scientific abstract (<1 page);
  4. research plan (<10 pages); and
  5. budget.
Notes Please review all guidelines before making a nomination(s). There are numerous application requirements in addition to those stated above. Nominees selected to advance must also provide three (3) additional letters of support are required as well as three (3) reprints.
Nominee(s) Selected to Advance  
Posting Date 5/30/08