Center for Molecular Innovation and Drug Discovery

Design. Create. Innovate.


Welcome! If you are an investigator interested in applying for funding related to early stage drug discovery or which involves virtual high throughput screening, cheminformatics or synthetic/medicinal chemistry, our experienced team is available to collaborate and provide assistance with building a strong application. Please contact us if any of the following funding opportunities interest you.

NIH, PAR-17-331 Discovery of Small Molecule Immunomodulators for Cancer Therapy (R01)

The purpose of this FOA is to promote the discovery of novel small molecules that may enhance the ability of the immune system to selectively recognize and attack cancer cells. For more information, check out the NIH webpage:


Additional funding opportunities and resources are provided on the Northwestern University Office for Research Development webpage.