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The National Stem Cell Foundation funds adult stem cell and regenerative medicine research, scholarships for middle school science teachers inspiring the next generation of STEM pioneers, patient advocacy and programs that connect children with limited resources to cutting-edge clinical trials. View the projects in each of these funding areas to see our impact.

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Santosh Zachariah

2016 Stem Scholar

Seattle, WA

The Evergreen School

Santosh designed an 8-week long project-based unit on the science behind climate change. The final product was a day-long public exhibition.

Lora Wellman

2016 Stem Scholar

Owensboro, KY

Owensboro Middle School

Maggie Huddleston

2016 Stem Scholar

Hooper, UT

Sand Ridge Jr. High

Jill Henry

2016 Stem Scholar

Naperville, IL

Herrick Middle School

Melissa Harris

2016 Stem Scholar

Rockfield, KY

Warren East Middle School

Dorothy Gillespie

2016 STEM Scholar

Canton, SD

Pierre Indian Learning Center

Stacy Clark-Thomas

2016 STEM Scholar

North Pole, AK

Eielson Air Force Base

Anneliese Bopp

2016 STEM Scholar

Sodus, NY

Sodus Intermediate School

Bruce Boehne

2016 STEM Scholar

Richardson, TX

Zion Lutheran School

Dana Young

2017 STEM Scholar

Riverton, NJ

Melvin H. Kreps Middle School

Donna Shartzer

2017 STEM Scholar

Harned, KY

Breckinridge County Middle School

Val Pumala

2017 STEM Scholar

Cameron, WI

Cameron Middle School

Emily McKernan

2017 STEM Scholar

Brushton, NY

Brushton-Moira Central School

John Lui

2017 STEM Scholar

Dousman, WI

Kettle Moraine Middle School

Jay Hollis

2017 STEM Scholar

Bowling Green, KY

Bowling Green Junior High

Angela Gospodarek

2017 STEM Scholar

Gorham, ME

Gorham Middle School

Katie Donlin

2017 STEM Scholar

Byron, MN

Byron Middle School

Kiki Contrearas

2017 STEM Scholar

Shoreline, WA

The Evergreen School

Suzanne Banas

2017 STEM Scholar

Miami, FL

South Miami Middle Community School

Accelerating Clinical Trials for Rare Diseases

Duke University

Durham, NC

Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg

Relieving the financial burden for children in clinical trials

Fighting Parkinson’s

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

Dr. Penny Hallett

Development of a cutting-edge therapy to replace the dopamine neurons that degenerate in Parkinson’s disease

Developing New Therapies for Lymphoma

MD Anderson

Houston, TX

Dr. Michelle Fanale

Finding new ways to treat resistant lymphoma

Myelin Repair and Regeneration

Stanford University

Stanford, CA

Dr. Marius Wernig

Turning skin cells into myelin-making cells

Investigating Rotator Cuff Treatment Options

University of California, San Fransisco

San Fransisco, CA

Dr. Brian Feeley

Funding partner: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation

Halting Rare Childhood Disorders

Duke University

Durham, NC

Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg

Stem cell transplants to treat rare childhood disorders

Repairing and Replacing Tissue

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

Dr. Jeffrey Spang
Dr. Elizabeth Loboa

Funding partner: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF)

Myelin Repair and Regeneration

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Bethesda, MD

Dr. Regina Armstrong

Funding partner: National MS Society

Safely Transplanting Bone Marrow

University of Louisville

Louisville, KY

Dr. Suzanne Ildstad

Simultaneous stem cell and kidney transplant for drug-free transplant tolerance

Eliminating Anti-Rejection Drugs

Northwestern University

Chicago, IL

Dr. Joseph Leventhal

Eliminating anti-rejection drugs for kidney transplant recipients

Funding A Donor Journey

Sharing America's Marrow (S.A.M.)

Louisville, KY

Sam Kimura
Alex Kimura
Taylor Shorten

On a mission to increase the registry of bone marrow donors

Ligament Repair and Regeneration

University of Wisconsin

Madison, WI

Dr. Geoffrey Baer

Funding partner: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF)

Fighting Parkinson’s

The Scripps Research Institue

San Diego, CA

Dr. Jeanne Loring
Dr. Andrés Bratt-leal

Development of a patient-specific stem cell therapy for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease

Seattle, WA 2016 Stem Scholar The Evergreen School Santosh Zachariah

Santosh designed an 8-week long project-based unit on the science behind climate change. The final product was a day-long public exhibition.

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Owensboro, KY 2016 Stem Scholar Owensboro Middle School Lora Wellman Read the full story Hooper, UT 2016 Stem Scholar Sand Ridge Jr. High Maggie Huddleston Read the full story Naperville, IL 2016 Stem Scholar Herrick Middle School Jill Henry Read the full story Rockfield, KY 2016 Stem Scholar Warren East Middle School Melissa Harris Read the full story Canton, SD 2016 STEM Scholar Pierre Indian Learning Center Dorothy Gillespie Read the full story North Pole, AK 2016 STEM Scholar Eielson Air Force Base Stacy Clark-Thomas Read the full story Sodus, NY 2016 STEM Scholar Sodus Intermediate School Anneliese Bopp Read the full story Richardson, TX 2016 STEM Scholar Zion Lutheran School Bruce Boehne Read the full story Riverton, NJ 2017 STEM Scholar Melvin H. Kreps Middle School Dana Young Read the full story Harned, KY 2017 STEM Scholar Breckinridge County Middle School Donna Shartzer Read the full story Cameron, WI 2017 STEM Scholar Cameron Middle School Val Pumala Read the full story Brushton, NY 2017 STEM Scholar Brushton-Moira Central School Emily McKernan Read the full story Dousman, WI 2017 STEM Scholar Kettle Moraine Middle School John Lui Read the full story Bowling Green, KY 2017 STEM Scholar Bowling Green Junior High Jay Hollis Read the full story Gorham, ME 2017 STEM Scholar Gorham Middle School Angela Gospodarek Read the full story Byron, MN 2017 STEM Scholar Byron Middle School Katie Donlin Read the full story Shoreline, WA 2017 STEM Scholar The Evergreen School Kiki Contrearas Read the full story Miami, FL 2017 STEM Scholar South Miami Middle Community School Suzanne Banas Read the full story Durham, NC Duke University Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg Accelerating Clinical Trials for Rare Diseases

Relieving the financial burden for children in clinical trials

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Cambridge, MA Harvard University Dr. Penny Hallett Fighting Parkinson’s

Development of a cutting-edge therapy to replace the dopamine neurons that degenerate in Parkinson’s disease

Read the full story
Houston, TX MD Anderson Dr. Michelle Fanale Developing New Therapies for Lymphoma

Finding new ways to treat resistant lymphoma

Read the full story
Stanford, CA Stanford University Dr. Marius Wernig Myelin Repair and Regeneration

Turning skin cells into myelin-making cells

Read the full story
San Fransisco, CA University of California, San Fransisco Dr. Brian Feeley Investigating Rotator Cuff Treatment Options

Funding partner: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation

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Durham, NC Duke University Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg Halting Rare Childhood Disorders

Stem cell transplants to treat rare childhood disorders

Read the full story
Chapel Hill, NC University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Dr. Jeffrey Spang
Dr. Elizabeth Loboa
Repairing and Replacing Tissue

Funding partner: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF)

Read the full story
Bethesda, MD Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Dr. Regina Armstrong Myelin Repair and Regeneration

Funding partner: National MS Society

Read the full story
Louisville, KY University of Louisville Dr. Suzanne Ildstad Safely Transplanting Bone Marrow

Simultaneous stem cell and kidney transplant for drug-free transplant tolerance

Read the full story
Chicago, IL Northwestern University Dr. Joseph Leventhal
Eliminating Anti-Rejection Drugs

Eliminating anti-rejection drugs for kidney transplant recipients

Read the full story
Louisville, KY Sharing America's Marrow (S.A.M.) Sam Kimura
Alex Kimura
Taylor Shorten
Funding A Donor Journey

On a mission to increase the registry of bone marrow donors

Read the full story
Madison, WI University of Wisconsin Dr. Geoffrey Baer Ligament Repair and Regeneration

Funding partner: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF)

Read the full story
San Diego, CA The Scripps Research Institue Dr. Jeanne Loring
Dr. Andrés Bratt-leal
Fighting Parkinson’s

Development of a patient-specific stem cell therapy for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease

Read the full story