Private Funding Opportunities with Feb. 2017 Deadlines

BUSM Research provides a monthly list of private foundations accepting proposals for basic or clinical research. Below are the proposals with deadlines in February 2017.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
Clinical Investigator Award for young physician-scientists improving the practice of cancer medicine.
Amount: $450,000 over 3 years
Deadline: Feb. 1.

Charles A. King Trust
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program for biomedical research in cancer, blindness or child health are encouraged.
Amount: $106,350 over 2 years
Deadline: Feb. 10

New York Stem Cells Foundation
Robertson Neuroscience Investigator Award for Early Career Investigators in neuroscience.
Amount: $1.5M per year for 5 years
Deadline: Feb. 22

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program for postdocs into early career in biomedical research.
Amount: $270,000 over 4 years
Deadline: Feb. 15

For more information about other foundations requesting proposals in February or any other month of the year, visit the Calendar of Funding Opportunities. The calendar database is a great resource and accessible way of searching for private funding research grants searchable by a specific disease or field of study utilizing the searchable and sortable tables.

You can also search on Pivot for a wide variety of federal, non-federal, foundation, and private funding opportunities for any discipline.