Partners Innovation Discovery Grants (IDG)
Welcome to the Partners Innovation Discovery Grants (IDG) application site.
Key Dates and Deadlines
Due to the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Partners HealthCare Innovation Discovery Grants will be delayed. Awards will be selected and announced in mid-November, 2020. Questions and concerns should be directed to Lesley Watts, Director - Operations and Finance (firstname.lastname@example.org).
To be eligible for an IDG award, lead applicants must have PI privileges at an institution within the Partners HealthCare System (PHS), or full-time employee status at an institution within PHS.
Awards will be governed by the PHS Intellectual Property Policy (http://healthcare.partners.org/OGCpolicies/IPPolicy.pdf). External pharma and device companies will be actively involved during the review process.
Do not include unprotected proprietary information in your application. Questions related to intellectual property and confidentiality should be directed to your Innovation Licensing Manager at 857-307-2400 https://innovation.partners.org/our-team.
Applicants may request up to $100,000 total cost (inclusive of 15% indirect costs).
Questions related to IDG grants policies or procedures should be directed to Olga Kuperman, Senior Grant Administrator, at email@example.com / 857-282-1830 or Lesley Watts, Director, B-BIC Operations and Finance at firstname.lastname@example.org / 857-307-2440. Questions related to the business opportunity should be directed to your Partners Innovation Licensing Manager or Market Sector Leader at 857-307-2440.