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Latest funding opportunities listed:

Health Effects Institute-Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award

The purpose of this award is to bring new, creative investigators into active research on the health effects of air pollution.

"Deadline for pre-application: April 15, 2019 Deadline for application: August 1, 2019"

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Jeffrey Modell Foundation - Translational Research Program

The purposes of this program are: To support innovative and novel investigations in Primary Immunodeficiency, focusing on translational research leading to meaningful clinical application; To advance the growing knowledge of genotype-phenotype correlations and gain a better understanding of the underlying mechanisms of immune function and dysfunction; To support research that will lead to advancement in clinical recognition, diagnostic tools, and innovative therapies that will impact overall health outcomes and improve the quality of life of those affected by Primary Immunodeficiency.

Deadline: February 15, 2019

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World Anti-Doping Agency

WADA promotes and funds, on a yearly basis, scientific projects in the anti-doping field covering the development or optimization of analytical tools for the detection and/or quantification of doping substances or methods, consolidation of the Athlete Biological Passport (ABP), as well as the pharmacology of prohibited substances and drug cocktails. In this context, WADA gives high priority to projects with direct and imminent applicability in the fight against doping in sport and rarely funds basic research projects.

Deadline: February 15, 2019

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Klarman Family Foundation - Eating Disorders Research Grants Program

"The fundamental aim of this grants program is to understand the biology underlying the psychiatric disease anorexia nervosa, with the goal of accelerating progress toward prevention and treatment. We fund grants to academic researchers for 1-3 year projects to research the biology of this disease, and the questions of how and why it develops and persists. We encourage approaches that incorporate neurobiology with an up-to-date understanding of the symptoms and dysfunction associated with anorexia nervosa. "

Deadline: February 14, 2019

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Lupus Research Alliance - Target Identification in Lupus Grants

"Target Identification in Lupus (TIL) supports highly meritorious research focused on the identification and scientific and/or clinical investigation of molecular pathways and therapeutic targets that will lead to new therapies or improved management for patients with lupus. "

Deadline: February 1, 2019

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society

"The Society welcomes investigator-initiated applications for support of studies with high relevance to multiple sclerosis and the Society's research priorities. The Society supports fundamental as well as applied studies, non-clinical or clinical in nature, including projects in patient management, care and rehabilitation. To be considered for funding, all projects must show relevance to the Society's research priorities. "

"Deadlines for pre-applications: February 6, 2019; July 31, 2019 Deadlines for application: February 13, 2019; August 7, 2019"

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Aralez Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. and CAAIF Research Grant in Allergic Rhinitis or Urticaria

The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable organization established to increase educational opportunities and research resources for the Canadian Allergy and Immunology community. CAAIF and Aralez Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. are offering a grant focused on the study of allergic rhinitis or urticaria.

Deadline: February 28, 2019

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Canadian Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Foundation - Food Allergy Research Grant

The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable organization, established to increase educational opportunities and research resources for the Canadian Allergy and Immunology community. The 2019 competition will focus on food allergy research. The supported project should contribute to an improved understanding of the mechanisms and management of food allergy and its potential impact for patients and families with food allergies.

Deadline: February 28, 2019

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College of Family Physicians of Canada - Janus Research Grants and the D. M. Robb Community-Based Research Grant

Janus Research Grants support academic and community-based family physician members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) in carrying out research projects that meet the changing needs of their patients and communities in Canada. D.M. Robb Community-Based Research Grant supports community-based family practice research projects. The primary investigator must be a CFPC member who has been in good standing for at least one year

Deadline: February 1, 2019

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Sarcoma Foundation of America

The SFA has developed a program to provide grants to investigators interested in translational science Sarcoma research. Funding is available in support of research on the etiology, molecular biology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of human Sarcomas.

Deadline: January 31, 2019

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Department of Defense - Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program

The ALSRP is guided by a vision to improve treatment and find a cure for ALS. Through its award mechanisms and funding recommendations, the ALSRP specifically supports innovative preclinical research targeting development of new therapeutics for ALS. The ALSRP includes Therapeutic Development Awards and Therapeutic Idea Awards.

"Deadline for pre-applications: March 22, 2019 Deadline for applications: July 25, 2019"

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Organization for Autism Research - Applied Research Competition

OAR seeks to fund studies that expand the body of knowledge related to autism intervention and treatment, produce practical and clearly objective results, have the potential to impact public policy, and provide outcomes that offer to enhance quality of life for persons with autism and their families. While applicants are always free to submit on any relevant area of research or intervention, this year, OAR is placing an emphasis on research that addresses the following targeted areas: augmentative and alternative communication, community-based intervention, behavioral economics, and effective staff training. While there is no guarantee of funding, studies that cover these topics will receive additional scoring credit during the review process.

Deadline for pre-proposals: March 25, 2019

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Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada

The Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Canada (SBHAC) would like to invite medical professionals and researchers to apply for a Research Grant based on a project that address the medical issues and treatment of those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

Deadline: January 31, 2019

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Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation

The purpose of this Request for Proposal is to fund early stage research that will explore new approaches to advance the current scientific knowledge about desmoid tumors, resulting in the development of new treatment options and bringing us closer to the ultimate goal - a cure.

Deadline: April 1, 2019

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Weston Brain Institute - Transformational Research: Canada 2019

"This program funds transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects with excellent preliminary data. The goal of the program is to provide funding for translational research that will accelerate the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases of aging. "

"Deadline for letter of intent: February 21, 2019 Deadline for proposals: June 20, 2019"

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Physicians' Services Incorporated Foundation

"The Foundation's support of health research is offered in through the following programs:

  • Health Research Grants
  • Healthcare Research by Community Physicians
  • Educational Fellowships for Practicing Physicians
  • Resident Research Grants
  • P.S.I.F. Fellowship for Translational Research

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"Deadline: Continuous Note: Applications to PSI Foundation from London researchers are generally submitted through the Lawson Health Research Institute. Contact Lawson <info@lawsonresearch.com> for more information."

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Last updated: January 16, 2019

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