With millions of people impacted by neurological disorders, more research is urgently needed to advance science in this area. The Alkermes Pathways Research Awards® program is designed to support the next generation of researchers who are working on the front lines to advance our understanding of diseases in the field of neuroscience.
The Alkermes Pathways Research Awards® program provides opportunities for individual grants of up to $100,000 per research project for early-career investigators focused on research relating to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, alcohol use disorder (AUD) or opioid use disorder (OUD).
To be eligible, an applicant must meet the following criteria:
All applications are reviewed by an independent Review Committee comprising prominent researchers in the relevant field.
The Review Committee has final responsibility for selection of awardees.
The Review Committee will consider criteria including, but not limited to, overall impact, candidate, mentor, institutional commitment to the applicant and research plan.
Applications are not required to include use of an Alkermes product.
All applications should be submitted via the Pathways Application Portal.
An applicant may also submit up to 3 optional supporting documents. All attachments should be added to the application form. Please see below for links to additional guidance and forms.