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Grant Opportunities

Calls Now Open

Harrington UK Rare Disease Scholar Award

This programme provides UK researchers with a unique opportunity for funding and personalised discovery and development support. The call for letters of intent opened 13 June 2022. Learn more.

ADDF-Harrington Scholar Award

This programme provides dedicated support from a project management team and pharmaceutical industry experts, as well as funding of up to $600,000. The call for letters of intent opened 1 June 2022. Learn more.

Watch the second annual Oxford-Harrington Rare Disease Centre (OHC) Rare Disease Day webinar, Advancing Novel Treatments for Neurological Rare Diseases.

Scholar Spotlight

A Conversation with our ADDF-Harrington Scholars
Earlier this year, two outstanding researchers studying drug candidates to restore brain function in Alzheimer’s patients, Drs. Paul Fish and Paul Worley, were selected by the ADDF and Harrington Discovery Institute to receive ADDF-Harrington Scholar Awards. We reached out to Drs. Fish and Worley to explain their cutting-edge research in their own words. Learn more.

Paul fish

Test tubes the opportunity

Your Research

Advance towards the clinic

Petri dish your research

The Opportunity

Philanthropic funding with no strings

Scientist the call

Our Goal 

To create next generation medicines

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