William and Mary

Jeffress Trust Awards Program in Interdisciplinary Research


The application and guidelines for the 2015 deadline have been released by The Medical Foundation. This program is subject to a W&M internal competition with a deadline of 12/5/14 by 4:00 p.m.

Full Description

The application and guidelines for the 2015 grant cycle of the Jeffress Memorial Trust Awards in Interdisciplinary Research are now available.  The deadline to the agency is 1/15/15 by 12:00 Noon, EST.

The Jeffress Memorial Trust Award program falls under a W&M competitive application process by which applicants must submit the proposal to by 4:00 p.m. on 12/5/15.  The applications will be forwarded to the Faculty Research Committee for review. The FRC will determine which of the selected proposals are to move forward to full submission to the Jeffress Memorial Trust Award in Interdisciplinary Research program deadline.


  •  Applicants must work as a full-time faculty member at a non-profit academic or research institution in Virginia
  • Have completed no more than seven years since their first faculty appointment as of June 30, 2015
  • Propose a project in an eligible research area, including astronomy, biosciences, chemistry, computer sciences, engineering, environmental sciences, material science, mathematics and physics