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Papers regarding the administration of the third Ford Foundation grant, 1971-1979

Identifier: Coll-1364/2/3/1

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence with the Ford Foundation regarding the application process for the third grant and other official matters, including the Foundation's survey on funding of reproductive biology research and the Training Program Directory. Also present are news clippings about the grant award, a photocopy of the completed application for the third grant and correspondence between Anne McLaren and others concerning McLaren's move to University College London in 1974.


  • 1971-1979

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to researcher completing a Data Protection undertaking form.

Biographical / Historical

In 1974 Anne McLaren relocated to University College London to direct the Medical Research Council's Mammalian Development Unit, although she continued to utilise the Ford Foundation's funding there.


2 folders

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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