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



Selection will be based on the potential of the proposed project to establish sustainable collaborat

Total of $375,000, to be distributed over 3 years.

BWF Spotlight

Fostering science–art collaborations: A toolbox of resources

    Dr. Lou Muglia, President and CEO of Burroughs Wellcome Fund, co-authored a new article with Callie R. Chappell in PLOS Biology on the important intersections between art and science, and how individuals and institutions can foster science–art collaborations.

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    Mar 09, 2023

    BWF Recognizes STEM Teacher Leaders in North Carolina

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - The Burroughs Wellcome Fund is proud to announce the recipients of the 2023 Career Award for STEM Teachers (CAST). These awards recognize outstanding STEM teachers who h ...

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    Feb 07, 2023

    FOCUS In Sound #34: Lisa Hara Levin

    FOCUS In Sound #34: Lisa Hara Levin


    Welcome to FOCUS In Sound, the podcast series from the ...

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