Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation | Request for 2024-25 Grant Applications


Event details

Date 18.07.2024
Category Call for proposal

Projects may be focused on pathophysiology, molecular mechanisms, cell and animal disease models, diagnostics, clinical and translational research, studies identifying treatment targets or biomarkers, genetics, bioinformatics, or other areas related to human prion diseases.


  • 1-2 years

  • UDS 50,000 – 100,000

  • International organizations are welcome to apply.

By accepting the grant, the applicant agrees to present a report at the CJD Foundation’s Annual Family Conference in July 2026.  The Foundation will cover the cost of the speaker’s registration, lodging, and meals.  The speaker will cover the cost of transportation to and from the conference from the funds awarded.

How to Apply: A one-page Letter of Intent briefly describing the proposed project is required. The Grant Application should not be included with the Letter of Intent. The letter should be sent by email to: Debbie Yobs, President/Executive Director, CJD Foundation ([email protected]) with subject line: CJDF Grant Application, Applicant’s Name. <ore information about what to include in the LoI here.

Application Deadline:
  • Letter of Intent - 12 September 2024
  • Full Application (upon invitation) – 05 November 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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