W. M. Keck Foundation

Support areas:

  • Any organ or tissue system

Research funding and grant applications:

  • For a full list of grant funding opportunities, please view here

Size and duration of research grants supported:

  • Historically grants range from $500,000 to $5 million, typical grant amount is $2 million or less

Geographic locations funded:

  • U.S./National

Application deadlines:

  • Awards are determined in December and June here--December: Phase I deadline May 1, June: Phase I deadline November 1

Application requirements:

  • Application Requirements - For specific requirements, please see here. Specific requirements include: Institutional Priority of Request, Project Budget, Fundraising History, Financial Statements, IRS Determination Letter, Fact Sheet or Annual Report, Governing Board

Other notes:

  • For more information, see research page here
  • Grant abstracts accepted for funding awards found here
  • Contact emails for specific project areas 1 - Medical research:  MedRsch@wmkeck.org  2 - Science and Engineering:  SciEng@wmkeck.org