Industry Collaboration Opportunities

Principal investigators at Georgetown University should consider and explore the variety of opportunities for industry collaborations and sponsorship as well as foundation grants. Some examples are linked below

For additional collaboration and funding resources please consider visiting the Office of the Dean for ResearchResearch Development Services, and the Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations as well as subscribing to the FUND*Ability blog.

Please note, to protect confidential information and intellectual property, we advise you to discuss only the published aspects of your research when discussing possible research collaborations with companies or foundations.  While most submission portals will request non-confidential summaries of your research, some may not, and it is prudent for you to contact OTC before submitting a proposal through a company portal.       

Company Program Name and Link
Department of Defense (DOD)

Lung Cancer Research Program

Career Development Award
Clinical Exploration Award
Idea Development Award
Investigator-Initiated Translational Research Award

                                                             
Multiple Sclerosis Research Program

Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award
Investigator-Initiated Research Award
Pilot Clinical Trial Award

 
Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program

Idea Award with Special Focus
Career Development Award
Translational Team Science Award

 
Tick-Borne Disease Research Program
 
Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcements. The Program Announcements are available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov), the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prgdefault.shtml) and the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org).  All CDMRP funding opportunities, both recently and previously released, are available on the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil).
 
Submission is a two-step process requiring both (1) pre-application submission through the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org/) and (2) application submission through Grants.gov (http://www.grants.gov/).  Refer to the General Application Instructions, Section II.A. for registration and submission requirements for eBRAP and Grants.gov.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SBIR Opportunities
DC Government Phase Zero Program Funding Opportunities
Johnson & Johnson

Partner with J & J

Sanofi Collaborate-Innovate (Innovation Challenge)
Eli Lilly

Lilly Research Award Program
Open Innovation Drug Discovery Program

Takeda Independent Medical Education Grants
Abbvie

Submit Your Idea
Areas of Interest
Licensing

Amgen

Licensing Opportunities
Areas of Interest

Advinus

Partnering/Co-Development (adenosine receptor for IBD, COPD, SCD)
Partnering for Drug Discovery/Drug Development

Alkermes

Medical Education Grants

Allergan Medical Education Grants
Almac Discovery

Partnering and Collaboration
Pipeline

Amyris Collaboration
Agenus In/Out Licensing
Ariad Grants & Donations
BASF Innovation Award
Baxter Healthcare Bioscience Grants
Other Grants
Bayer

Bayer Foundations Thrombosis Research Award
Bayer Foundations Scientific Awards

Google

AI for Social Good-

Google.org is issuing an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use AI to help address societal challenges. Selected organizations will receive support from Google’s AI experts, Google.org grant funding from a $25M pool, credit and consulting from Google Cloud, and more.

Deadline - 11:59:59pm PST January 22, 2019

Genentech Clinical Fellows
GSK Discovery Partnerships with Academia
Daiichi Sankyo

Partnership

Debiopharm SA In-Licensing and Portfolio Objectives
EMD Serono Partnering
Roche Areas of Interest
Venture Fund
Gilead U.S. Corporate Grants & Giving
Janssen R & D Area of Focus
Kyowa Kirin Licensing and Partnering
Merck Areas of Interest and Partnerships
Takeda Areas of Interest
Partnership Contacts
Otsuka Healthcare-Related Charitable Contributions
Otsuka Grants Application Portal
Pfizer Submission of Opportunities
Areas of Interest
World R&D Partnering
Novo Nordisk Partnering
Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) Maryland Innovation Initiative
Maryland TEDCO Technology Commercialization Fund
Teva Teva Sponsored Studies
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Loan Repayment Programs
Deadline: 
Targeted for repayment of student loans of doctoral level, biomedical or behavioral scientists conducting research funded by non-profit institutions.
DC I-Corps DC I-Corps
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)

Peer-Reviewed Alzheimer's Research Program 
LOI due, Full Application due
Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcement. The Program Announcement is available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov), the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prgdefault.shtml) and the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org).

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Award Foundation Physician-Scientist Training Award 
Deadline:
 
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Various Opportunities in Global Health and Development

Disclaimer: Listing of these companies and initiatives does not imply endorsement of Georgeotwn University, nor did Georgetown University receive any special privileges in listing these opportunities.