Solving the mysteries of bioscience
Foundational Science Fuels Breakthroughs
Inspiring Next-Generation Scientists
Identifying and supporting cutting-edge science to advance new ideas and new approaches.
Through funding from the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group enables cutting-edge bioscience around the world. Calls for proposals are targeted to high-risk, high-impact opportunities and seek innovative, ambitious project ideas that:
The Frontiers Group solicits proposals through open calls or by invitation. We do not accept unsolicited proposals.
Allen Distinguished Investigators
The Allen Distinguished Investigator program provides three-year grants between $1M and $1.5M to individuals and teams at the early stages of research that have the potential to shift scientific paradigms in their respective fields.
Allen Discovery Centers
Allen Discovery Centers are leadership- and purpose-driven research centers, often created in partnership with major research organizations and universities.