AstraZeneca and MedImmune


Sponsor Call information

Please contact the Research Services Pre-Award Team if you plan to submit.

OSR deadline: at least 10 days before you plan to submit to ensure enough time for internal approval.  The final budget and proposal are required for Dean approval.

Eligibility: Full-time faculty are eligible to serve as Principal Investigators (PIs).


About the program:

To advance science and contribute to the development of better medicines for patients consistent with the company’s overall research and global development strategies.

The proposed research can be Clinical or Non-Clinical and is designed and managed by a:

  • Qualified external investigator/researcher
  • Medical Institution
  • Collaborative research organization

Areas of interest for Externally Sponsored Research:

  • Cardiovascular and Metabolic diseases
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Infection
  • Neuroscience
  • Oncology
  • Respiratory, Inflammation & Autoimmunity

Criteria for consideration include:

  • Submit a well-written proposal supported by pre-clinical or clinical data with strong scientific rationale
  • Have the scientific, technical and operational capabilities to conduct the study

N.B.: no confidential and/or proprietary information must be shared.

Budget: No limit - proposals are subject to budget availability.

Sponsor deadline: n/a (open call).  Submission is online.  You will need to create an account.

Please inform your Assistant Dean if you plan to apply.