Established through a generous $5.4 million gift from businessman and philanthropist Louis B. Thalheimer, the Fund provides seed funding for vital proof-of-concept and validation studies of valuable technologies at Johns Hopkins. Recipients are awarded $25,000 to $100,000 to conduct work over a period of up to nine months.

Size: $25,000-$100,000

Length of Project: Up to nine months

Application Deadline: Annually on March 15th

Eligibility: Johns Hopkins faculty members, technology without existing licenses

Read the Request for Applications


For information about this and other translational funding

Brian Stansky

Senior Director, FastForward
Telephone 410-614-0800