Accelerating Breakthrough Discoveries into Medicines

Harrington Scholar-Innovators

Feroz Papa, MD, PhD and Scott Oakes, MD

Learn more about the Harrington Scholar-Innovator Experience.

Each year, the Harrington Scholar-Innovator Program selects up to 12 physician-scientists to be awarded Harrington Scholar-Innovator awards. These accomplished researchers are chosen from institutions across the country through a highly competitive selection process. The award provides funding and drug development support to the scholar-innovators and their institutions to help bring their research from basic discovery to clinical introduction.

Learn more about the Harrington Scholar-Innovators and their research:

Dates to Know

April 5, 2017
Letter of Intent Deadline

May 31, 2017
Full Application Deadline (For those invited)

December 2017
Awardees Notified

Harrington Project

The Harrington Discovery Institute is the nonprofit arm of the Harrington Project for Discovery & Development, an international initiative supporting breakthrough research by physician-scientists. The Project is a new and powerful approach to address some of the challenges hindering advancement of medicine today.

The Harrington Grant is an important part of the overall pharmaceutical research initiative created by The Harrington Project.

For Questions

For questions about the Scholar-Innovator grants or the application process, please email