Whitehall Foundation: Research Grants

The Whitehall Foundation is interested in basic research in neurobiology and preference is given to junior investigators. Research grants are available to established scientists of all ages working at accredited institutions in the United States. Award amount up to $75,000 per year. Research grants of up to three years will be provided. A renewal grant with a maximum of two years is possible, but it will be awarded on a competitive basis. LOI is due by Oct.1.

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

Whitehall Foundation: Research Grants
http://www.whitehall.org

The Foundation is interested in basic research in neurobiology and preference is given to junior investigators. Research grants are available to established scientists of all ages working at accredited institutions in the United States. Applications will be judged on the scientific merit and the innovative aspects of the proposal as well as on the competence of the applicant. Research grants of up to three years will be provided. A renewal grant with a maximum of two years is possible, but it will be awarded on a competitive basis. Research grants will not be awarded to investigators who have already received, or expect to receive, substantial support from other sources, even if it is for an unrelated purpose. Research grants normally range from $30,000 to $75,000 per year.

LOI Deadline: October 1, 2016. Invited full proposal due February 15, 2017 with award notification by May 15, 2017. Application Guidelines for the award.

CFR Contact: Brooke Church, Senior Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations for Health Affairs,  or 919-962-0024. 

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to provide assistance in pursuing privately funded opportunities. Email cfr@unc.edu or phone 919.962.2867. 

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