University of Southern California

Research

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation: Mallinckrodt Grants

Slots:                                        1

Internal Deadline:                      Contact ORIF if interested.

LOI:                                          N/A

External Deadline:                      August 1, 2021

Award Information:                   Type: Grant

Estimated Number of Awards: N/A

Anticipated Amount: The regular grants provide $60,000 per year for a period of up to three years. The grants are not renewable.

Process for Limited Submissions: PIs must submit their application through the Office of Research Initiatives & Facilities (ORIF) Application Portal: https://research.usc.edu/usc-grants/. Any limited submission that is not Camille Dreyfus, NSF-MRI, or the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation Inventor Fellows can select the ‘Limited Submission’ up top to submit.

Materials to submit – unless otherwise noted in the Office of Research Initiatives & Facilities (ORIF) write-ups below – include:

(1) Single Page Proposal Summary (0.5” margins; single-spaced; font type: Arial, Helvetica, or Georgia typeface; font size: 11 pt). Page limit includes references and illustrations. Pages that exceed the 1-page limit will be excluded from review.

(2) CV – (5 pages maximum)

This portal requires information about the PIs and Co-PIs in addition to department and contact information, including the 10-digit USC ID#, Gender, and Ethnicity. Please have this material prepared before beginning this application.

Link: http://emallinckrodtfoundation.org/Guidelines.html

Who May Serve as PI:                  The funds are designed to provide faculty members who hold M.D. and/or Ph.D. degrees, and who are in the first to fourth year of a tenure-track 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.

Purpose:                                   The mission of the Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.

Budgetary Requirements:          No indirect costs are allowed.  Salary is acceptable.

 

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