ALS Association - Milton Safenowitz Postdoctoral Fellowship Program


Event details

Date 21.11.2023
Category Call for proposal
Aim: The Milton Safenowitz postdoctoral fellowship programme is aimed at encouraging and facilitating promising young scientists to enter the ALS field. Fellows work with a senior mentor and receive extensive exposure to the ALS research community through meetings and presentations. Within the framework of the programme, ALS Association seeks to fund the most promising new scientists that will improve understanding of ALS and/or lead to ways to cure ALS, reduce symptoms, or prevent their expression, or improve the lives of those impacted by this disease. Applications from all scientific disciplines are accepted.

Duration:      2 years

Funding:       Up to $150,000

Eligibility: Postdoctoral researchers who have received their highest degree (PhD or MD) within two years of the award start date. There is no citizenship restriction.

How to Apply: All application materials must be submitted through the online grants management platform ProposalCentral.

Application Deadline:
  • Letter of Intent due on 21 November 2023, 5 pm US ET
  • Full Proposal (by invitation only) due on 13 February 2024

Further information
  • More information about the program is available here.
  • For any other questions, please contact the Research Office.


Practical information

  • General public
  • Free


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