Searle Scholars Program Information Session

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Searle Scholars Program Information Session

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Palmer Commons, Great Lakes South

Learn more about the 2017 Searle Scholars Program competition at this FREE information session.

The Searle Scholars Program makes grants to selected academic institutions to support the independent research of outstanding early-career scientists in medicine, chemistry and biological sciences who have recently been appointed as assistant professors on a tenure-track appointment.

Information session on the Searle Scholars Program Agenda includes:

  • Program overview
  • Application process
  • Writing the proposals
  • Common strengths and weaknesses
  • Q&A

The session is hosted by Joseph Piffaretti, Senior Director for UMHS Corporate and Foundation Relations and Maureen Martin, Executive Director for Foundation Relations.

View the 2016 workshop PowerPoint to get a sneak preview of 2017.

Have questions about the Searle Scholars Program Information session? Contact Joe Piffaretti at or Maureen Martin at