Applications for the Novice Researcher Award follow the same process and guidelines as outlined under the Research Application found elsewhere on this website.

Concept papers are due June 1 or December 1 of each year. Potential applicants may contact the Foundation to discuss suitability of their project prior to submitting a concept paper.

For requests of under $10,000, applications for Novice Researcher Awards may receive an expedited review.

In addition to materials provided for the full proposal, the mentor's biosketch must also be provided (include in team information within the application system).

To begin the application, go to