Tourette Association of America: Grant Program

The Tourette Association of America is accepting pre-proposals to support basic and clinical research studies on all aspects of Tourette Syndrome (TS). Any study that has the potential to contribute to the treatment or understanding of TS will be considered. Award amount varies. The pre-proposal deadline is November 1, 2017.

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

Tourette Association of America: Grant Program
http://www.tourette.org

The Tourette Association of America is accepting pre-proposals to support basic and clinical research studies on all aspects of Tourette Syndrome (TS). Any study that has the potential to contribute to the treatment or understanding of TS will be considered. Investigators are required to have an advanced degree such as a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent, as well as allied professionals with advanced degrees such as RNs, Drs. of OTs, Social Workers, and related fields. Previous experience in the field of movement disorders is desirable, but not essential. Postdoctoral Fellowships will be awarded up to $50,000 for one year. Research Grant Awards will be made for up to $75,000 for one year or up to $150,000 for two years. Indirect costs up to 10% may be included, but total value of the grant cannot exceed the levels stated.

Pre-proposal Deadline: November 1, 2017. Invited full proposals will be due February 15, 2018 with awards announced July 2018. Application Guidelines: https://www.tourette.org/research-medical/grant-cycle-information/

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

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