Depression Center Supported Research: Now accepting applications!
These awards are open for application until May 15th, 2018.
Strategic Translational Research Award
Established in 2015, STAR awards are available to Depression Center members who are students, residents, fellows, or post-doctoral candidates, and is designed for exploring or testing research ideas.
Jack L. Berman, M.D. and Barbara A. Berman, Ph.D. Depression Research Fund
The Berman Research Fund supports junior investigators seeking pilot or seed funding for innovative research projects in the area of depressive illness.
Oscar Stern Award for Depression Research
In 2011, the University of Michigan received a generous gift from Helmut F. Stern of Ann Arbor to endow a research award at the Depression Center.
Frances & Kenneth Eisenberg Translational Research Award
The purpose of this award is to support the early launch stages of transformational research projects designed to develop personalized, precise treatments. The goal is to generate preliminary knowledge gains to transform diagnostic and treatment processes for depressions and/or bipolar illnesses.
Frances & Kenneth Eisenberg Scholar
This prestigious award is awarded to a University of Michigan early career researcher at the level of assistant professor or below who demonstrates strong potential to advance understanding of mechanisms and treatments in depressions, bipolar and related mood disorders.