The MRF Grants no-cost extension process has been updated

Please submit your requests through the competitive application portal, and do not email requests to the MRFsubmit email account any longer. More information is on the CAP and the MRF FAQ.

Medical Research Foundation Awards

The Discovery, Mentor and Richard T. Jones New Investigator Awards honor outstanding Oregon scientists and mentors.

New investigator awards

These grants support promising new investigators launching independent careers in biomedical research in Oregon.

Early clinical investigator awards

These grants support the research of postdoctoral fellows or trainees in Oregon who are interested in a career in clinical research.

Emergency interim support/OHSU bridge funding

These grants support established Oregon biomedical researchers who have lost national grant funding and need to develop data supporting application renewals. OHSU Bridge funds are open only to OHSU faculty. EIS funds are open to any Oregon scientist.