The Sleep Research Society Foundation is pleased to announce two funding opportunities for 2012.
J. Christian Gillin, MD, Research Grant
The Sleep Research Society Foundation J. Christian Gillin, MD, Research Grant supports beginning investigators in sleep research with the purpose of collecting pilot data to be used for future grant applications. The grant includes one-year of support in the amount of up to $20,000 for one year.
Elliot D. Weitzman, MD, Research Grant
The submission deadline for applications is November 30, 2011.
The SRSF Elliot D. Weitzman, MD, Research Grant is intended to facilitate established researchers in developing novel and innovative lines of research that differ from their previous areas of research by assisting them in developing pilot data that will support applications for NIH or other federal grants. The criteria for the Weitzman grant makes it similar to a NIH R21 grant. The Weitzman Grant is funded up to a maximum of $20,000 over one year.