Frequently Asked Questions

About the Foundation

  • What kind of work does the Foundation fund?
  • How do I apply for a grant from the Foundation?
  • Can I get feedback about a potential project from the Foundation before I submit a grant application?
  • Are jobs or internships with the Foundation available?
  • What is the William C. Stubing Memorial Lecture?
  • What is the Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics at the National Academy of Medicine?
  • What was the Greenwall Fellowship Program in Bioethics and Health Policy (1995-2012)?
  • How can I receive updates from the Foundation?

Faculty Scholars Program

  • When does the Foundation post the request for proposals (RFP) for the Faculty Scholars Program?
  • I am in a non-tenure track position at my institution. Am I still eligible to apply to the Faculty Scholars Program?
  • I recently received tenure. Am I still eligible to apply to the Faculty Scholars Program?
  • I already have more than 50% salary support or might have more than 50% salary support in future years. Am I still eligible to apply to the Faculty Scholars Program?
  • Does the Foundation award grants to institutions outside the United States?
  • Can I get feedback about a potential project from the Foundation before I submit a grant application?
  • Does the Foundation award no-cost extensions? How do I apply for one?

Making a Difference Grants

  • When does the Foundation post the request for proposals for Making a Difference grants?
  • Is there a limit on the budget or duration of a Making a Difference grant?
  • Does the Foundation award grants to institutions outside the United States?
  • Does the Foundation award grants to individuals who are unaffiliated with an institution?
  • Can I get feedback about a potential project from the Foundation before I submit a grant application?
  • Does the Foundation award no-cost extensions? How do I apply for one?