Upcoming Deadlines



Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants

Rolling Application Deadline

This is a rolling deadline. Small grants to promote growth of new connections in climate change

Up to $50k



Student STEM Enrichment Program

Application Deadline

Informal STEM education projects

$180k over three years

BWF Spotlight

Addressing Climate Change and Human Health

Almost one year has passed since the Burroughs Wellcome Fund partnered with the National Academy of Medicine to provide “opportunity grants” to interdisciplinary teams across the National Academies to explore promising ideas at the intersection of climate change and human health. The aim is to stimulate new, interdisciplinary projects across the National Academies, as well as to catalyze broader stakeholder across multiple sectors interests and engagement in these issues.

BWF News

Jan 06, 2022

Dr. Kelly Chavez Rose Joins the Health Research Alliance Board of Directors


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Dec 13, 2021

Dr. Paige Cooper Joins the Burroughs Wellcome Fund

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- The Burroughs Wellcome Fund is pleased to announce that Dr. Paige Cooper joined BWF as a Program Officer on November 30, 2021.  Dr. Cooper will oversee the Biomedical ...

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