Dreifuss-Penry Epilepsy Award
Sponsored by the AAN and endowed by members of the AAN Epilepsy Section; Abbott Laboratories, Inc.; Cephalon, Inc.; Cyberonics, Inc.; Elan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; GlaxoSmithKline; Novartis Neuroscience; Ortho-McNeil Neurologics; Pfizer Inc; Shire US, Inc; and UCB Pharma. This award recognizes physicians in the early stages of their careers who have made an independent contribution to epilepsy research. The award is named for two epileptologists who made outstanding contributions to the field of epilepsy. Presentation Recipient is expected to give a 10-minute presentation on a topic of their choice during a scientif...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 13, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Academy of Neurology Source Type: funding

AMA Foundation Healthy Living Grant Program
The application deadline is Friday, September 12 at 5 PM CST. In 2014, the AMA Foundation will award Healthy Living Grants to support prescription medication saftey projects. Supported by Purdue Pharma L.P. with additional support provided by Teva Pharmaceutical. Promoting and establishing healthy behaviors for younger people is more effective, and often easier, than efforts to change unhealthy behaviors already established in adults. The Healthy Living Grant Program supports health education programs to develop school and community-based solutions to behavioral health challenges. In 2012, the Healthy Living Gra...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: AMA Foundation Source Type: funding

2014 Translational Awards to Develop New Treatments for Frontotemporal Dementia
The Tau Consortium (TC) is offering up to 4 major awards for translational research related to finding new treatments for frontotemporal dementia and related tau-based disorders. Grants will be awarded for research directly geared toward developing novel therapies for frontotemporal and related dementias, with a focus on tau-based disorders, with the objective to advance the translation of scientific knowledge of underlying disease mechanisms toward benefits to patients. Specifically, the program will support translational research on known or innovative targets, with the real potential to advance discovery of therape...
Source: ScanGrants feed - April 30, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Tau Consortium Source Type: funding

American Nephrology Nurses' Association Career Mobility Scholarships
American Nephrology Nurses' Association Career Mobility Scholarships The deadline for the current scholarships and grants cycle is October 15, 2014. Scholarships • ANNA Career Mobility Scholarships (5 at $2,000) • Pamela Balzer Career Mobility Scholarship ($2,500) • Angelini Pharma, Inc. (formerly Alcavis HDC) Career Mobility Scholarship ($2,500) • Janel Parker Career Mobility Scholarship ($2,500) • NNCC Career Mobility Scholarships (3 at $2,000) • Dare to Soar Career Mobility Scholarship (1 at $1,000) Career Mobility Scholarships will be awarded annually to support q...
Source: ScanGrants feed - April 9, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Nephrology Nurses' Association Source Type: funding

Call for Applications: American Gastroenterological Association-Aptalis Research Award in Pancreatic Disease
Eligibility: Young Investigators Amount/year: $50,000 Duration: Two years Deadline: June 6, 2014 Start Date: Oct. 1, 2014 This award provides $50,000 per year for two years (total $100,000) to young investigators, instructors, research associates or equivalents interested in the function and disorders of the exocrine pancreas. Research topics suitable for funding under this grant include but are not limited to: pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, pancreatic insufficiency, the gut microbiome-pancreas relationship, pancreatic disease epidemiology or genetics (excluding diabetes), and pancreatic disease biomarkers. ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - February 12, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Gastroenterological Association/Aptalis Pharma US, Inc. Source Type: funding

American Nephrology Nurses' Association Career Mobility Scholarships
American Nephrology Nurses' Association Career Mobility Scholarships All application materials must be submitted online or postmarked by October 15, 2013. Scholarships ANNA Career Mobility Scholarships (5 at $2,000) Abbott/Pamela Balzer Career Mobility Scholarship ($2,500) Angelini Pharma, Inc. (formerly Alcavis HDC) Career Mobility Scholarship ($2,500) Janel Parker Career Mobility Scholarship ($2,500) NNCC Career Mobility Scholarships (3 at $2,000) Dare to Soar Career Mobility Scholarship (1 at $1,000) Career Mobility Scholarships will be awarded annually to support qualified ANNA members in the ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 5, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Nephrology Nurses' Association Source Type: funding

Dreifuss-Penry Epilepsy Award
Sponsored by the AAN and endowed by members of the AAN Epilepsy Section; Abbott Laboratories, Inc.; Cephalon, Inc.; Cyberonics, Inc.; Elan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; GlaxoSmithKline; Novartis Neuroscience; Ortho-McNeil Neurologics; Pfizer Inc; Shire US, Inc; and UCB Pharma. This award recognizes physicians in the early stages of their careers who have made an independent contribution to epilepsy research. The award is named for two epileptologists who made outstanding contributions to the field of epilepsy. Presentation Recipient is expected to give a 10-minute presentation on a topic of their choice during a scientif...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 31, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Academy of Neurology Source Type: funding

Advanced Training Elective in Translational Diagnostics
Deadline: November 1 The Translational Diagnostics Training Elective offers pathologists-in-training hands-on exposure to how novel histopathology-based diagnostic assays are developed, from ideation to initial validation and development, concentrating on the role pathologists play in this process. This four-week elective takes place in Tucson, Arizona, under the direction of Eric E. Walk, MD, FCAP, chief medical officer of Ventana Medical Systems, and will focus on the process of translating the latest and most promising scientific discoveries and hypotheses in the fields of molecular pathology and oncology to routin...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 15, 2013 Category: Research Authors: College of American Pathologists Foundation Source Type: funding

American Medical Association Foundation Healthy Living Grant Program: Prescription Medication Safety Grants
In 2013 the AMA Foundation will award 30 grants of $8,000-$10,000 to support youth-focused health education. The application deadine is July 16, 2013. This year's grants are supporting projects in the area of: Prescription Drug Safety Prescription Medication Safety, supported by an unrestricted grant from Purdue Pharma L.P. with additional support from Teva Pharmaceuticals: Educational and awareness programs about the dangers of prescription drug abuse, targeted to children, parents or schools. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - May 30, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Medical Association Foundation Source Type: funding