Shore Program - Current Award Opportunities

A majority of the awards in the Shore Program utilize a centralized, single-stream application which are listed under current award opportunities.  Information on additional award opportunities can be found at the end of this page.


  • Eleanor and Miles Shore Family Award (HMS/HSDM-wide)
  • Harvard Medical School Award (HMS/HSDM-wide)
  • BIDMC Department of Anesthesia John Hedley-Whyte Research Fellowship
  • BIDMC Department of Emergency Medicine Fellowship
  • BIDMC Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics Fellowship
  • BIDMC Department of Medicine Fellowship
  • BIDMC Department of Surgery Fellowship
  • BCH Department of Neurology Faculty Development Fellowship
  • BCH Department of Neurosurgery Fellowship
  • BWH Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship
  • BWH Department of Medicine Fellowship
  • BWH Department of Pathology Fellowship
  • BWH Department of Surgery Junior Fellowship in honor of Robert T. Osteen, MD
  • BWH Faculty Career Development Award (Institution-wide)
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Fellowship
  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine Fellowship in honor of Aina M. Auskaps, DMD
  • MGH Department of Anesthesia Fellowship
  • MGH Department of Dermatology Fellowship
  • MGH Department of Emergency Medicine Fellowship
  • MGH Department of Medicine Fellowship
  • MGH Department of Radiology
  • MGH Department of Surgery Eleanor and Miles Shore Fellowship

Application requirements include:

  • Project Title
  • Project Description (based on Academic Promise)
  • Budget Narrative
  • Sample Budget Table
  • Faculty of Medicine Curriculum Vitae
  • IRB/IACUC approval or submission confirmation, if applicable
  • Questionnaire (on Personal Need)

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Have an academic appointment as Instructor or Assistant Professor at the time of application/submission (by February 12, 2020)
  • Have a named Project Mentor
  • Be endorsed by a Department Chair and Project Mentor 
  • Provide information on IRB/IACUC status, if applicable
  • Hold an MD, DMD, PhD, or equivalent advanced degree
  • Past award recipients are ineligible* 

*Some department exceptions apply.  For detailed information regarding application requirements, endorsement and evaluation criteria, and eligibilty required for a specific department, division, or institutional award, you can view or download the following documents:

Request For Application (RFA)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Through our single-stream application, applicants can apply for all award opportunities listed above for which they are eligible.  Click the link below to start your application.


IMPORTANT: This application form cannot be saved prior to submission. Please prepare and save your responses elsewhere prior to completing this application to prevent data loss.

Application Opens: Monday, January 6, 2020
Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Endorsement Deadline: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Notification Date: April/May 2020
Celebration: November 2020

There are additional award opportunities included under the Shore Program umbrella that are managed independently through an external application and review process.  For a list of additional award opportunities and specific eligibilty requirements, application process, deadlines and contact information, you can view or download the following document.  Please send all inquiries to the appropriate contacts listed.  Important: Submissions to any of the awards listed in this document are not considered for any of the HMS/HSDM-wide awards.  A separate application will need to be submitted based on the requirements posted above.

List of Additional Award Opportunities