Call for Applications: MCW Post-Doctoral Researcher Seed Grants

Funding Summary

AHW’s Call for Applications: MCW Post-Doctoral Researcher Seed Grants supports eligible MCW Post-Doctoral Researchers and their faculty supervisor to test innovative ideas to address Wisconsin’s leading health challenges and enhance Wisconsin’s health workforce equipped to conduct valuable research to advance health. Successful seed projects will build a foundation for future research and career development beyond the project period. Applicants may request up to $50,000 for projects completed within a 12-month period, beginning Jan. 1, 2025.

Schedule a Pre-Application Consultation

AHW highly encourages interested applicants to connect with our team to discuss your project idea. Our goal is to help you.

Reach out to AHW's grants management team today!

Application and Review Process Timeline

June - Aug., 2024: Consult with AHW to review proposed project scope and fit with the call for applications

By Aug. 5, 2024: Share draft application with AHW for feedback

Aug. 19, 2024 (required): Applications due by 5:00 p.m. CDT via the online application form

Within three business days of signature request (required): Electronic signatures due from key personnel via an AHW-initiated DocuSign process

Aug. 30 - Sept. 25, 2024 (required): Application review

Oct. 2024: Notification of funding decisions

Jan. 1, 2025: Project start date 

Funding Opportunity Overview

Hear from AHW Director Dr. Jesse Ehrenfeld about this exciting funding opportunity for MCW post-doctoral researchers.

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Funding Requirements

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