Duke University & Ruth K. Broad Biomedical Research Foundation: Extramural Award

The Ruth K. Broad Foundation is accepting applications to support young or established non-Duke University investigators proposing new or novel research. Applications will be evaluated on their potential for advancing understanding of neurodegenerative disorders, with interest in the potential relationship to Alzheimer’s disease. Award amount up to $125,000 per year for up to two (2) years. The application deadline is February 1, 2018.

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

Duke University & Ruth K. Broad Biomedical Research Foundation: Extramural Award

The Ruth K. Broad Foundation is accepting applications to support young or established non-Duke University investigators proposing new or novel research. Applications will be evaluated on their potential for advancing understanding of neurodegenerative disorders, with interest in the potential relationship to Alzheimer’s disease. The research proposed should be an innovative direction of study for the applicant’s lab with the potential for high impact on the field. Stated policy on application guideline does not allow more than 10% of the annual award to be apportioned to overhead costs.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2018. Funding will begin July 1, 2018 and go to June 30, 2020. Application Guidelines: https://sites.duke.edu/broadfoundation/extramural-award-application/

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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