The Excellence Fund provides Seed Grant Awards to UNC School of Medicine and UNC Hospitals to support innovative research projects which may lead to new treatments and cures for today’s diseases. Awards are granted in varying amounts up to $7,000 on a one-time basis; applicants must apply annually. Seed Grant applications will be reviewed by a committee of outside volunteers and awarded based on committee consensus.
One grant is designated for Dysautonomia Research or postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS).
Please go to the following link to download an application.
Application Deadline: January 28, 2009
Applicants and interested parties, please contact:
The Medical Foundation of NC, Inc.
ATTN: Zanna Swann
880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
OR Fax: (919) 966-5470