Office of Research

Grants for Precollege Science Education

This grant initiative enables medical schools, academic health centers, and independent research institutions to engage in community outreach to pre-K to 12th-grade students and teachers. The initiative seeks to take advantage of these institutions' specialized labs, research scientists, and other unique resources. Grants are awarded through competitions held every five years. Participation in the competitions is by invitation only.

Opportunity Details

Program web page

12/31/2011 UW Internal Deadline Closed
12/31/2011 Sponsor Deadline

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)

Eligible groups
  • School of Medicine

Inquiries and Contact Information

Investigators who identify a grant, award or fellowship program that restricts the number of applications that can be submitted from an Institution should immediately contact their Chairperson, Associate Dean for Research (or Dean, if no ADR) and the Office of Research (see below) if they intend to prepare a response. Failure to do so, or to meet the deadlines for submission of pre-proposal, will preclude submission of the application through the Office of Sponsored Programs.

For general inquiries, or to request a listing of a limited submission opportunity that should be but is not already listed, please email us at