University of Southern California

Research

Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program

Slots:                                        6 total, one per each discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, Design)

Internal Deadline:                      Monday, September 28, 2020, NOON PT

LOI:                                          N/A

External Deadline:                     October 15, 2020

Award Type:                              Grant

Estimated Number of Awards:    6

Anticipated Amount:                                 The Scholars Award is a three-year award in the gross amount of $150,000, which will be paid to the University (the “Recipient”) for the benefit of the Johnson & Johnson Scholar and her research, with the understanding that the Recipient will administer the funds. The Scholars Award will be paid in three (3) installments of U.S. $50,000 per year of the three-year scholarship period, payable in 2021, subject to compliance with the terms and conditions of the program’s Agreement.

Submission Process:                     PIs must submit their application as a Limited Submission through the Office of Research Application Portal: https://research.usc.edu/usc-grants/.

Materials to submit:

Link to Award: https://www.jnj.com/wistem2d-university-scholars

Who May Serve as PI:                    You must be a woman working in the field(s) of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Manufacturing and Design (STEM2D).

You must be an assistant female professor or global equivalent faculty position at the time of application at an accredited academic university, institution or design school.

The female scholar should have a minimum degree for the appropriate field:

Purpose:                                   The Johnson & Johnson Scholars Award Program aims to fuel development of female STEM2D leaders and feed the STEM2D talent pipeline by awarding and sponsoring women at critical points in their careers, in each of the STEM2D disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing and Design.

The goal is to fuel the research passion of the awarded women and inspire career paths in their respective STEM2D fields. Johnson & Johnson is looking to identify global women leading in both their research fields and leading as mentors, to be a vision for girls and other women in STEM2D.

 

Visit our Institutionally Limited Submission webpage for updates and other announcements.