BrightFocus Funding Opportunity

New grants are available for research that begins in 2021, with an application deadline of November 10, 2020. BrightFocus is open to funding research topics related to understanding and/or intervening with biological mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The organization’s scientific portfolio includes support for innovative research ideas from scientists in the early stages of their careers.

Full Proposal deadline: November 10, 2020, 5:00 PM EST

Amount: $100,000 per year

Award durations: Standard Awards can be up to 3 years. Fellowship Awards can be up to 2 years.

Eligibility: Fellowships are limited to researchers within 5 years of doctoral degree conferral (or end of residency). All other applicants are encouraged to apply for a standard award.

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