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 2020 in two categories.

NOTICE: Please read the guidelines carefully, as they have been modified for 2021 applicants.
New Investigator Research

Grants supporting innovative, new investigators in Pennsylvania

New Initiative Research

Grants supporting innovative research in Pennsylvania




Important Deadline

A letter of intent (LOI) to apply for the grant must be received no later than Friday, March 12, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. through the online portal.  Please see the New Investigator and New Initiative program guidelines for details. 

For questions, contact or call 412-394-2617.