Research Funding Opportunities
The Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) encourages and supports research related to the causes, mechanisms, prevention, and treatment of all forms of dystonia, the third most common movement disorder.
Types of Awards Available:
A two-year Fellowship is designed to assist post-doctoral fellows establish careers in research relevant to dystonia.
Funding for fellowships is $50,000 per year for two years.
Research grants are available in support of hypothesis-driven research at the genetic, molecular, cellular, systems, or behavioral levels that may directly or indirectly lead to a better understanding of the pathophysiology or to new therapies for any or all forms of dystonia.
Funding for grants is available up to $65,000 per year for 1 or 2 years
Letters of intent for grant and fellowship applications are accepted in the fall, with full proposals typically due in December.
Questions should be directed to Jody Roosevelt at 312-447-5150 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 312-447-5150 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting or firstname.lastname@example.org