Microbiology of the Built Environment (MoBE) Postdoctoral Fellowship

Funding Agency:
Sloan Foundation, Alfred P.

Grants in the Microbiology of the Built Environment program focus on at least one of the following three areas:

  • Basic research on microbial populations found in built environments;
  • Development of tools and methods for collecting, sorting and identifying microbial populations;
  • Practical applications of microbial research to specialized built environments, such as hospitals or health care facilities.

Interested grantseekers with a relevant project idea should email a one page letter of inquiry to program director Paula Olsiewski.  Before submitting a letter of inquiry, please read the Foundation's guidelines on what we do not fund.




Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational