American Hearing Research Foundation: AHRF Regular Grants

The American Hearing Research Foundation (AHRF) is accepting applications to support research projects that investigate various aspects of hearing and balance disorders related to the inner ear. Proposals should relate to the hearing or balance functions of the ear. Award amount up to $40,000 for one (1) year. The application deadline is August 15, 2018.

The UNC-CH Office of Corporate and foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity:

American Hearing Research Foundation: AHRF Regular Grants
http://www.american-hearing.org

Award Amount: up to $40,000 for one (1) year
Application Deadline: August 15, 2018
Anticipated Award Notification: -
Anticipated Award Start Date: -
RFP Synopsis:

The American Hearing Research Foundation (AHRF) is accepting applications to support research projects that investigate various aspects of hearing and balance disorders related to the inner ear. Proposals should relate to the hearing or balance functions of the ear. Both basic and clinical studies may be proposed that investigate aspects of the auditory and vestibular systems including but not limited to genetics, neurotology, anatomy, auditory processing, molecular and cellular biology, therapeutic studies, and investigations of current or experimental devices (i.e., cochlear implants). Applicants should hold an MD, PhD, or equivalent degree(s) and be associated with a university or hospital in the United States. Grant funds may only be used for direct costs, including salaries of technical and supporting staff, equipment related to the research, and supplies. Funding may not be used for salary of the principal investigator, travel or conference attendance, or educational costs.

To read the full application guidelines, including detailed eligibility requirements, please visit: https://www.american-hearing.org/research-grants/#regular.

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations at UNC Chapel Hill 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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