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Please note that all deadlines are 11:59 PM EST (Washington, DC) on the day of the deadline.

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Alzheimer's Disease Research

  • The program is currently closed.

National Glaucoma Research

  • The program is currently closed.

Macular Degeneration Research grants deadlines:

  • Letter of Intent due date: July 15, 2015
    Full proposal by invitation only. Due date: November 24, 2015


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FY16 Guidelines:

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Useful Information

The following information might be helpful to you when considering applying for a grant with us.

Archived Materials

Archived Materials are available for reference only. DO NOT USE the Archived Templates to apply for grants beginning in 2016;

The current FY16 application templates and guidelines may be found by clicking on the blue Apply Online arrow, above.


Last Review: 06/02/15