Charles E. Kaufman Foundation
Amish Patel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, presents his work at the 2015 Kaufman Symposium. Patel received a 2015 New Investigator grant for Uncovering the Molecular Basis for Ice Recognition by Thermal Hysteresis Proteins study.
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THE CHARLES E. KAUFMAN FOUNDATION will award annual research grants to Pennsylvania universities to carry out fundamental research in the areas of biology, chemistry and physics. The Foundation will award research grants in 2018 in two categories.

NOTICE: Please read the guidelines carefully, as they have been modified for 2018 applicants.

New Investigator Research

Grants supporting innovative research in Pennsylvania

New Initiative Research

Grants supporting existing investigators in Pennsylvania


Important Deadlines

January 26, 2018: Letter of intent due.
April 27, 2018: Full application due.