Thrasher Research Fund´s Early Career Awards provide research funding for clinical and postdoctoral fellows, who have an interest and capability to improve children´s health through medical research. There are no restrictions on grantee citizenship or the location of the host institution. The Fund especially encourages applications from researchers who consider themselves to be minorities in biomedical research. The awards provide research funding of up to 25,000 USD (plus 7% indirect costs) for projects of up to 2 years. There are two assessment cycles per year, the next letters of intent are due on March 14, 2023, and invited full applications are due on May 9, 2023.