June 13, 2022
CLEVELAND, Ohio USA – Harrington Discovery Institute® at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio, and its registered UK charity Fund for Cures UK, Ltd. (Fund for Cures UK) have issued a call for proposals for the 2023 Harrington UK Rare Disease Scholar Award. In addition to grant funding, Harrington Discovery provides guidance and oversight in drug development, while intellectual property is retained by the scholar and their institution.
“Harrington Discovery Institute was established 10 years ago to accelerate promising academic discoveries into medicines for unmet needs. We look forward to identifying the next class of Harrington UK Rare Disease Scholars and to advancing their projects towards the clinic,” said Jonathan S. Stamler, MD, President, Harrington Discovery Institute, Robert S. and Sylvia K. Reitman Family Foundation Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Innovation and Professor of Medicine and of Biochemistry at University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University.
“This is a unique opportunity for U.K .scientists to leverage a proven innovation model for advancing discovery and for U.K. science to help change the rare disease landscape,” said Sir John Bell, Regius Professor of Medicine, University of Oxford, and U.K. Life Sciences Industrial Strategy Lead for U.K. government.
Applicants have the opportunity to receive:
Past award recipients can be found on the Fund for Cures UK website here.
Please note the following dates:
Interested applicants may submit a Letter of Intent here.