Corporate & Foundation Relations

Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards at the Scientific Interface 

  • Bridges advanced postdoc and first three years of faculty appointment
  • $500K over 5 years
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UW awardees:

2018 – Kelley Harris
2017 – Scott Boyken
2014 – Elizabeth Nance

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists

  • For physician-scientists to bridge advanced postdoc and early faculty appointment
  • $700K over 5 years
  • website

UW awardees:

2017 – Whitney Elizabeth Harrington & Anoop Patel
2015 – James Toliver Bennett
2013 – Ajai Arvind Dandekar

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease

  • For assistant professors to bring multidisciplinary approaches to the study of human infectious diseases
  • $500K over 5 years
  • website

UW awardees:

2018 – David Veesler, Biochemistery
2017 – Marion Pepper
2015 – Jesse Bloom, Microbiology
2014 – Daniel Stetson