BrightFocus provides research funds for U.S. domestic as well as international researchers pursuing pioneering research leading to greater understanding, prevention, and treatment of Alzheimer's disease.


Typically these awards are made to early stage investigators, or to more established investigators who are proposing particularly innovative research.


Full proposal deadline: 4 November 2019, 5:00 PM EST


Amount: $100,000 per year


Award durations: Standard Awards can be up to 3 years. Fellowship Awards can be up to 2 years.


Eligibility: All scientists working at non-profit and government laboratories are eligible to apply for a Standard Award. Fellowships are limited to researchers within 5 years of doctoral degree conferral (or end of residency).


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