Wound Healing Foundation: Grant and Fellowship Deadlines

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WHF-3M Submission Deadline November 20, 2018

The Wound Healing Foundation, through the support of 3M Health Care, is pleased to announce the Wound Healing Foundation-3M Fellowship for the year 2019. This will mark the 20th anniversary of the 3M Fellow Award. The WHF-3M Fellowship is a one-year $15,000 gift to stimulate scientific research and career development of a young investigator or junior faculty member pursuing a career in wound healing research. The 2019 Fellowship recipient benefits by:

  • Receiving $15,00 for wound healing research
  • Recognition at the 2019 Wound Healing Society (WHS) Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas when the award is bestowed
  • •Recognition on the Wound Healing Foundation website
  • Attend and present Fellowship research findings at the 2020 WHS Annual Meeting
  • Co-moderate the Fellowship session at the 2021 WHS Annual Meeting
  • Encouraged to submit completed research for publication in Wound Repair and Regeneration

The deadline for receipt of application submissions is November 20, 2018. More information about the Fellowship and the application forms will be posted on the Wound Healing Foundation web site soon. The Foundation Awards Committee will review applications and the successful applicant will be notified January 2019. The Fellowship begins on July 1, 2019.

WHF-Medline Research Grant Innovation Award $30,000 Deadline TBD early 2019

The Wound Healing Foundation, through the support of Medline Corius Tissue Regeneration, is delighted to announce a new three-year grant series: WHF-Medline Research Grant Innovation Award. The first of three consecutive $30,000 grant awards for the best scientific and innovative proposal will be awarded May 2019.

The purpose of the award is to stimulate innovative wound healing product development. This is a one year, $30,000 grant awarded to a young investigator doing research in wound healing in the United States. Application proposals should be innovative and likely have the ability to be commercialized in the future. Deadline and application to be finalized and posted soon. The 2019 Innovation recipient benefits by:

  • Receiving $30,00 for wound healing product innovation research
  • Recognition at the 2019 Wound Healing Society annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas when the award is bestowed
  • Recognition on the Wound Healing Foundation website
  • Potential to license or sell innovation to any interested commercial parties
  • Encouraged to submit completed research for publication in Wound Repair and Regeneration or Advances in Wound Care.

Plan ahead. Begin a patent search and determine what makes your innovation different from prior art in the field. A brief paragraph describing how this innovation could be commercialized and what impact it could have on healing wounds or scars will be required.

More information and updates about the WHF-Medline Research Grant Innovation Award will be available from the Wound Healing Foundation via Twitter @WoundHealingWHF and on the WHF website.

About the Wound Healing Foundation
Founded in 1999, The Wound Healing Foundation is a public 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving wound healing worldwide through funding research, education, and outreach. The Foundation was formed by dedicated professionals committed to wound care and to provide patients, researchers, and health professionals the resources to make significant contributions in the critical and under appreciated area of wound healing. For more information, visit http://www.woundhealingfoundation.org.

The views and opinions expressed in this blog are solely those of the author, and do not represent the views of WoundSource, Kestrel Health Information, Inc., its affiliates, or subsidiary companies.

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