October 1, 2013
Online application form available.
FEBRUARY 1, 2014 (5:00PM EST)
Applications must be received by the Foundation no later than 5:00pm EST, February 1, 2014. The letter of reference will be accepted through February 15, 2014.
Please note that it may take up to 7 business days after Feb. 15, 2014 to update your application with the status of received letters sent by your referees/sponsor. Do not email or call us to ask whether we received your email until this time has passed.
LATE APRIL/EARLY MAY 2014The Boards of the Fund meet to review fellowship applications.
JULY 1, 2014Earliest possible fellowship starting date. All fellowships must be activated by January 1, 2015.
Fellows of the Jane Coffin Childs Fund are invited to join us on Facebook. We will be posting updates on the Fellowship, information for our Fellows, and details on upcoming events.
Our Facebook group is also a great platform for JCC Fellows to talk, share information, and get to know one another.
The patent policy adopted by the Board of Managers includes the following requests:
(a) notification of the Fund whenever a patentable discovery is foreseen
(b) adherence by the investigator to the established patent policy of the institution at which the investigator is working
(c) in the event that the institution does not have an established patent policy the right of the Fund to join with the investigator and the institution in determining (i) the procedure to be followed in applying for a patent and (ii) the manner of administering any patent resulting from such application.