Participating Institutions

For the 31st series of awards, to be made in 2015, one nomination will be invited from the presidents of the following 183 institutions, which have been selected on the basis of the scope of their work in biomedical research, and which have been recommended to The Pew Charitable Trusts by the National Advisory Committee of the Program.

Institutions that would like to be considered for invitation may contact Anita Pepper, Program Director, at

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Arizona State University
Baylor College of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston University
Brandeis University
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Brown University
Buck Institute for Research on Aging
California Institute of Technology
Carnegie Institution of Washington
Carnegie Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
Children’s Hospital, Boston
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
City of Hope National Medical Center
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
College of William and Mary
Colorado State University
Columbia University
Cornell University
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Dartmouth College
Drexel University
Duke University
Emory University
Florida State University
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Georgetown University
George Washington University
Georgia Health Sciences University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Harvard University
Howard University
Hunter College, CUNY
Indiana University
Jackson Laboratory
Johns Hopkins University
La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Marine Biological Laboratory
Massachusetts General Hospital
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mayo Clinic
Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical University of South Carolina
Meharry Medical College
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Michigan State University
Montana State University
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
National Institutes of Health
National Jewish Health
New York University
North Carolina State University
Northwestern University
Ohio State University
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Oregon Health & Science University
Oregon State University
Pennsylvania State University
Princeton University
Purdue University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rice University
Rockefeller University
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Rush University Medical Center
Rutgers University
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
St. Louis University
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
Scripps Research Institute
Stanford University
State University of New York at Albany
State University of New York at Buffalo
State University of New York at Stony Brook
State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Syracuse University
Temple University
Texas A&M University
Thomas Jefferson University
Tufts Medical Center
Tufts University
Tulane University
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Arizona
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Merced
University of California, Riverside
University of California, San Diego
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Chicago
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado, Boulder
University of Colorado, Denver
University of Connecticut
University of Delaware
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Hawaii
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Iowa
University of Kansas Medical Center
University of Kentucky at Lexington
University of Louisville
University of Maine
University of Maryland, Baltimore
University of Maryland, College Park
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Massachusetts Medical School
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri
University of Nebraska
University of New Hampshire
University of New Mexico
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Oklahoma
University of Oregon
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh
University of Puerto Rico
University of Rochester
University of Southern California
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio                     
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas          
University of Utah
University of Vermont
University of Virginia
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin-Madison
University of Wyoming
Utah State University
Vanderbilt University
Virginia Commonwealth University
Wake Forest University
Washington State University
Washington University in St. Louis
Wayne State University
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology
Yale University

For the years 2011 to 2014 the following institutions or specific departments will receive a separate invitation to nominate a candidate to apply to the program.

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami  
Beckman Vision Center, University of California, San Francisco 
Case Eye Institute, Case Western Reserve University
Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Sciences University
College of Optometry, University of Houston
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University 
Duke University Eye Center 
Emory Eye Center
Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California, San Diego 
Jules Stein Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 
Moran Eye Center, University of Utah
Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute, University of Colorado
Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania
Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard University
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Wills Eye Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University
Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University
W.K. Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan
Yale Eye Center

TOTAL = 183


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