BrightFocus Foundation | National Glaucoma Research Program Postdoctoral Fellowship


Event details

Date 25.10.2022
Category Call for proposal
Aim: BrightFocus provides research funds for U.S. and international researchers pursuing pioneering research leading to greater understanding, prevention, and treatment of glaucoma.

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 $150’000

Eligibility: Fellowships are limited to researchers within 5 years of doctoral degree conferral (or end of residency).

How to Apply: Applications must be submitted through the online portal.  Instructions for submission can be found here. More detailed instructions for the application can be downloaded once you’ve registered on the portal. When your proposal is complete, contact the Research Office for the institutional signature on the Signature Page.

Application Deadline: 25 October 2022 (5:00 pm EST)

Further information
  • More information about the program in general is available here, and about the current call here.
  • The application portal can be found here.
  • Contact the Research Office for completion of the Signature Page or with any other questions.


Practical information

  • General public
  • Free


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