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Harrington Scholar-Innovator Awards

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 11:00am
Harrington Discovery Institute® (HDI) is committed to supporting the work of physician-scientists. The flagship Harrington Scholar-Innovator program recognizes physician-scientists whose research has the potential to advance the standard of care. The two-year grant includes $100,000 guaranteed, with the potential to qualify for up to $700,000. In addition, Scholar-Innovators receive personalized drug discovery and development support to advance their projects toward the clinic.
Eligibility: MD or MD/PhD researchers in the U.S. and Canada.
Areas of Focus: Novel treatment approaches for all diseases are eligible. We seek proposals that demonstrate creativity, innovation, and potential for clinical impact.
Award Benefits: 
  • Grant Funding
  • Drug discovery and pharma expertise
  • Business and commercialization advice
  • Ability to maximize potential for clinical success
  • Community of physician-scientist innovators
Call for letters of intent opens: February 25, 2020
Letters of intent deadline: April 10, 2020
Full application deadline for those invited: May 15, 2020
Scholars announced: December 2020