Call for proposal

  Friday 9 November 2018

[ BRIGHT FOCUS FOUNDATION - Alzheimer’s Disease Research Program Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards | Fellowship funding ]

Aim: Since the National Glaucoma Research (NGR) program began in 1978, BrightFocus has awarded nearly $33 million to support research projects on the causes and potential prevention and treatment of this disease. Postdoctoral fellowship awards are intended for young researchers in their final stages of mentored training. These awards fund projects in an established laboratory that will serve as the basis for the applicant's own independent research career.
Duration: 2 years
Funding: USD $200’000
Eligibility: Postdoctoral Fellowships are available to junior and senior postdoctoral fellows. Applicants with pending appointments are eligible to apply, but the appointment must be finalized by the start of the award. The proposal should be initiated by the postdoctoral fellow and not the supervisor.
How to Apply: Applications must be submitted through the online portal.  Instructions for use of the portal can be found here.
Application Deadline: 09 November 2018 (5:00 pm EST)
Further information
  • More information about the program in general is available , and about the current call .
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