Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center

Affiliate Funding Opportunities

One of the benefits of affiliation with the Bloedel Center is eligibility to apply for exclusive monetary awards to advance research:

Mini-Grants

Established through the generosity of an anonymous donor, these funds support new and innovative research that advance the goals of the Center’s mission and allow for competitive grant submissions.

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Traveling Scientist

A mechanism to encourage meaningful collaborations between our Center and other research institutions throughout the world by covering a portion of travel expenses for extended visits to other institutions or hosting a colleague at UW.

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Bloedel Scholar

(Next application period will be the spring of 2021)
A rotating endowed three-year appointment funding a portion of a researcher’s salary to reduce administrative/teaching workload and make more time for active research.


The Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center Mission Statement is a reference document useful in preparing all of the applications above.