Upcoming Deadlines



Next Gen Pregnancy Initiative

Application Deadline

Designed to stimulate both creative individual scientists and multi-investigator teams

$500,000 over a four-year period



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



Support career development activities for underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows

$60,000 over three years



Innovation in Regulatory Science

Application Deadline

Open to academic investigators developing new methodologies in regulatory science

$500,000 over five years

BWF Spotlight

Interview With Dr. Dudley Flood and Dr. Deanna Townsend-Smith

In this edition of FOCUS In Sound, we meet a civil rights and education pioneer, Dr. Dudley Flood, and learn about the center named in his honor that is working to advance educational opportunities in North Carolina.

BWF News

Nov 15, 2022

Alternative Thinking about Animals in Research

Animals have been used as scientific research subjects since at least the 4th century BCE (Guerrini, 2003). Since then, there has been both support for and objections to that use. ...

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Oct 07, 2022

2022 New Awardee Network Meeting

On behalf of the Burroughs Wellcome Fund, we wish to extend a warm welcome to all of you attending the 2022 New Awardee Networking Meeting. In attendance are 65 scientific investigators awarded during ...

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