University of Southern California


Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation: Mallinckrodt Grants

Slots:                                        1

Internal Deadline:                      June 19, 2020, noon PT

LOI:                                          N/A

External Deadline:                      August 1, 2020

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 as a Limited Submission through the Office of Research Application Portal:

Materials to submit 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)


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.


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