Funding opp: Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award

Friday, March 21, 2014

The Harrington Discovery Institute is pleased to announce its annual Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award, which recognizes physician-scientists throughout the U.S. whose research has the potential to change standard of care.

The Award provides inventive physician-scientists the resources to advance their discoveries:

  • An unrestricted award of $100,000
  • Significant additional funding based on the needs of the project
  • Direct strategic and project management support through the Innovation Support Center

Applicants must have a doctorate in medicine, be on faculty at an accredited U.S.-based academic institution, and must demonstrate exceptional promise.


  1. Letters of Intent due May 2, 2014
  2. Proposals (for those invited) due August 1, 2014

Awardees will be selected by the Institute’s scientific advisory board, comprised of internationally renowned physician-scientists, and announced December 2014.

Read the one-page overview of the Letter of Intent requirements. For more detailed information about the Harrington Scholar-Innovator Program, please visit

Please feel free to contact Natalie Haynes with any questions at 216.368.1038 or