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Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Tel: 603-646-1257
Fax: 603-646-0550

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) works with Dartmouth faculty and administrators and with foundations and corporations to develop mutually beneficial partnerships that advance knowledge and have the potential to make a positive impact on campus and in the world.

Dartmouth faculty and administrators may visit RFPs & funding opportunities for resources.

For external audiences interested in learning more about faculty research and centers at Dartmouth, visit the respective webpages for corporations and for foundations.



Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Advancing Systemic Changes to Promote Healthy School Environments

  • Up to $6 million
  • Deadlines: October 28, 2016 for applicant webinar (requires registration); November 1, 2016 for submission of internal pre-proposal materials to Provost's Office; November 30, 2016 to submit pre-proposal externally to foundation
  • A multi-pronged effort to foster healthy school environments by supporting health and well-being of children, and by addressing social and environmental conditions. Proposals should be informed by the "Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child" framework developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and ASCD. Lead organizations sought for three program areas:
    • Applied Research and Translation (up to $1.5 million over two years)
    • Policy Analysis and Development (up to $2 million over two years)
    • Strategic Action and Alignment (up to $6 million total to a lead organization with core partners)

The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British ArtSpring 2017 Opportunities

  • Up to $39,000
  • Deadline: January 31, 2017
  • For scholars, curators, and other art professionals working in the field of British art and architectural history from the medieval period to the present. Grant programs include: Senior Fellowships; Mid-Career Fellowships; Educational Program Grants; Research Support Grants.

PfizerMBA Summer Associate Program

  • Salary and housing support
  • Deadline: January 2017
  • First-year Tuck students are eligible. Students are placed at Pfizer divisions across the United States: Consumer Healthcare, Corporate Audit, Corporate Finance, Global Procurement, Pfizer Consulting & Execution and Pharmaceutical Marketing.

Whitehall FoundationResearch Grants, Grants-in-Aid

  • Up to $225,000 over three years for Research Grants
  • Up to $30,000 for Grants-in-Aid
  • Deadlines: January 15; April 15; October 1
  • For dynamic areas of basic biological research that are not heavily supported by federal agencies or specialized foundations. Investigators with substantial existing or potential support ineligible. Research grants are for established scientists of all ages. Grants-in-Aid are for assistant professors who experience difficulty in competing for research funds because they have not yet become firmly established. Grants-in-Aid can also be made to senior scientists.

InnocentivePremium Challenges

  • $15,000–$1,000,000
  • Continually changing menu of industry-generated challenges spanning many disciplines, including: Business & Entrepreneurship, Chemistry, Computer/Info. Technology, Engineering/Design, Food/Agriculture, Life Sciences, Math/Statistics, Physical Sciences, and Social Innovation. Current challenges include:
    • Electrical Insulation Materials with Low Permittivity
    • Identifying New Virulence Factors of Salmon Disease
    • Sizing Objects in Social Media Images
    • Detecting the Orientation of a Human Body Lying on a Surface
    • Monitor and Manage Local Electric Grids
    • Fiber Based Packaging for Liquids
    • Novel Delivery Technology to Increase the Transport of an Antibody Therapeutic across the Blood-Brain Barrier
    • Preventing Migration of a Small Molecule Through a Film
    • In Vitro System to Assess Gastrointestinal Toxicity
    • Developing Predictive Biomarkers of Epilepsy Seizures

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Last Updated: 10/14/16