CFP: 2018 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award (4.5.17)

March 13, 2017
By: Julie Poucher Harbin, Writer, DCI

Funding Agency: Harrington Discovery Institute

Harrington Discovery Institute is now soliciting proposals for the 2018 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award. This award offers inventive physician-scientists the resources to advance their discoveries into medicines. 

The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio — part of The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development — aims to advance medicine and society by enabling our nation’s most inventive physician-scientists to turn their discoveries into medicines that improve human health. The institute was created in 2012 with a $50 million founding gift from the Harrington family and instantiates the commitment they share with University Hospitals to a Vision for a ‘Better World’.

The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development (The Harrington Project), founded in late February 2012 by the Harrington Family and University Hospitals of Cleveland, is a $300 million national initiative built to bridge the translational valley of death. It includes the Harrington Discovery Institute and BioMotiv, a for-profit, mission-aligned drug development company that accelerates early discovery in to pharma pipelines.

Funding Amount: $100,000 guaranteed; opportunity to qualify for up to $700,000 and drug development and project management support through the Harrington Discovery Institute’s Innovation Support Center

Application Deadline: Letters of Intent accepted through April 5, 2017  

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