Hitchcock Foundation Programs

Through careful management of its endowment and donor-advised funds, the Hitchcock Foundation has been proudly supporting research and education programs since 1946.

Pilot Research Grants

The Hitchcock Foundation funds Pilot Research Grants and small discrete research projects addressing any of the broad areas of biomedical research, including basic, translational, clinical, and/or population-based studies.

The Susan A. Reeves Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Grants

Named in honor of Executive Vice President, Susan A. Reeves, EdD, RN, the purpose of the Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Grants is to encourage advanced practice providers to complete a research or quality improvement project with their area of expertise and practice.

Registered Nurse Grants

Dartmouth Health registered nurses play an important role in the health and well-being of our patients. The Registered Nurse (RN) Grant was established to encourage the professional development of Dartmouth Health nurses who want to complete a research or quality improvement project within their areas of expertise.

Hitchcock Foundation Scholar's Program

Funded by the Joshua Burnett and Tiffany Blake endowments, the Hitchcock Foundation Scholars Program provides up to 2 years of career development support for a promising young investigator at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center who is committed to clinically oriented research.

The Helmut Schumann Fellowship

Established by Helmut Wolfgang Schumann, the Helmut Schumann Fellowship encourages teaching and patient care intended to promote healthful living.

Student Research Award

The purpose of the Student Research Award is to recognize academic excellence, to increase awareness of research opportunities, to encourage students to enter the field of biomedical research and to reward the best project with a cash prize.

Alice Hafner Dunn Residents' Revolving Loan Fund

The Alice Hafner Dunn Residents' Revolving Loan Fund provides emergency loans for Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center residents.

Advised Funds

Donors designate the funds for clinical investigators and departments. These advised funds are for research and educational purposes.