ECOR Postdoctoral Awards

The Tosteson & Fund for Medical Discovery (FMD) Awards are intended to support junior investigators (MD and PhD Research Fellows/Clinical Research Fellowsduring a one year period at MGH who are in the training phase of their research. The award is open to fundamental and clinical research at MGH. Each award includes a stipend of $48,500 plus applicable fringe benefits and 15% indirect costs for one year.

ECOR will accept only one application per applicant for MGH ECOR Fellowship Awards per calendar year.

There are three calls for these awards:

⇛ Two calls for fundamental or clinical research (Tosteson & FMD Awards)

⇛ One call focused on clinical research (FMD Awards)

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FMD Clinical

Tosteson & FMD

Tosteson & FMD

Deadline February 1 June 1  October 1
Notification E-mails June August December 
Award Start Date July 1 September 1 January 1