Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance: Keith Michael Andrus Cardiac Research Award

The Friedreich’s Ataxia Research Alliance (FARA) is accepting Letters of Intent (LOIs) to support research focused on advancing understanding and/or treatment of the cardiac involvement of Friedreich’s Ataxia (FA). Award amount up to $150,000 per year for up to two (2) years. The LOI deadline is January 15, 2018.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity:

Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance: Keith Michael Andrus Cardiac Research Award
http://www.curefa.org

The Friedreich’s Ataxia Research Alliance (FARA) is accepting Letters of Intent (LOIs) to support research focused on advancing understanding and/or treatment of the cardiac involvement of Friedreich’s Ataxia (FA). FARA funds only direct costs. Indirect costs will not be awarded. Grant awards are made in one-year allocations. As stipulated in the contractual agreement with FARA, satisfactory progress reports (following the instructions under Reporting Requirements) must be received before FARA will provide funds for the second year of a 2-year project.

LOI Deadline: January 15, 2018. Invited full applications due March 1, 2018. Application Guidelines: http://www.curefa.org/grant.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to assist UNC personnel pursuing privately funded opportunities. If you have any questions about this funding opportunity, please email cfr@unc.edu or call 919.962.2867.

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