ECOR FMD Fellowship Awards

The Fund for Medical Discovery (FMD) Research Awards are for MD and PhD Research Fellows and Clinical Research Fellows who are in the training phase of their research at MGH and Instructors who are within 5 years total since initiating their research fellowship training.  The award is open to fundamental, clinical and population healthcare sciences at MGH. Each award includes a stipend of $52,704 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.

To ensure that all areas of research conducted at MGH are included and eligible for FMD fellowship awards, ECOR is now offering 3 types of training awards:

⇛ Training awards for fundamental research (FMD Fundamental)

⇛ Training awards for clinical research (FMD Clinical)

 

⇛ Training awards for population healthcare sciences (FMD Population Healthcare Sciences)

 

A call for applications will be announced twice a year. Applicants must indicate the type of training award they will be applying for in their application.

Do you need additional guidance to prepare and write your Fund for Medical Discovery (FMD) Award application?  Click here for guidance on preparing a competitive application.

 


FMD Clinical Research
 


FMD Fundamental Research
 


FMD Population Healthcare Sciences
 

Deadline

February/March

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October

February/March

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October 

February/March

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October

Notification E-mails

◦ May for February/March deadline

◦ December for October deadline

◦ May for February/March deadline

◦ December for October deadline

◦ May for February/March deadline

◦ December for October deadline  

Award Start Date

◦ July 1 for February/March deadline

January 1 for October deadline

◦ July 1 for February/March deadline

January 1 for October deadline

◦ July 1 for February/March deadline

January 1 for October deadline