Investigator Initiated Research Grant Request

We are currently interested in supporting research in the following areas:

All materials submitted through this website are done so on a non-confidential basis. By submitting your materials to Baxalta for review, you understand that they will not be treated as confidential or proprietary. It is necessary to refer a submission to a number of different persons within Baxalta to ascertain whether or not a proposal is of interest. Thus we can assume no obligation to keep it confidential.

Application Instructions

Please submit all of the following documents.

Step Action

Complete and submit the online application for Investigator Initiated Research.


Include a cover letter on the requesting institution's letterhead.

  • US Only: Complete and sign the current W-9 Form, with address and information of the Institution/Organization for which payment would be issued.

  • Non-US Only: If all services will be performed outside of U.S territory, please state in the cover letter on your institution's letterhead that "No work will be performed on U.S. territory".
    If any portion of the services will be performed within U.S territory, please complete and sign the current W-8BEN-E Form with address and information of the Institution/Organization for which payment would be issued.


Include the curriculum vitae of the Principal Investigator, including a list of principle investigator's publications.


Include a detailed study budget for the entire project, and the funding amount requested from Baxalta. If multiple supporters are involved, please indicate other funding entities. Baxalta is not the sponsor of the study and assumes no obligations as the study sponsor.

NOTE: Study budgets without specific line-item details will not be accepted and will delay the review process.


Baxalta Administrative Overhead
Baxalta Incorporated awards grants to provide monetary and/or study product support for investigator-initiated research involving Baxalta products. Research grants may be given to support discoveries in areas of therapeutic relevance to Baxalta that are designed to answer legitimate scientific questions. To ensure that Baxalta is in a position to consider funding those studies that meet the strategy above during a calendar year, Baxalta is not able to consider administrative overheads in excess of twenty-five percent (25%).


Include a copy of your complete study protocol for conducting this study.


If patient samples are used, please include in your protocol IRB, informed consent, and ethical handling issues.


List any pertinent references required to substantiate your research request.


Click here for Application Deadlines. If you have questions or need further assistance, please contact a member of our Grants Team at Contact Us.

Funding Guidelines

Research grants approved by the Baxalta Grant Review Board typically range from $5,000 to $125,000; requests exceeding this amount must demonstrate exceptional qualities and address critically important medical issues.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Should you have questions regarding our program, please review the Research Grant FAQs.

Available Brochures

Download the latest version of the brochure for Grants at Baxalta.

Download the latest version of the Investigator Initiated Research (IIR) brochure for Grants at Baxalta.

To learn more about Baxalta Incorporated, please visit the Baxalta website.

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