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Request for Applications for the Simons Foundation Independence Awards

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The Simons Foundation is committed to supporting scientists as they transition from mentored training to their first independent research positions. To that end, the foundation offers three independence awards through its Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI), Simons Collaboration on the Global Brain (SCGB) and Simons Collaboration on Plasticity and the Aging Brain (SCPAB).

TSCRP Anticipated Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2023

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The FY23 Defense Appropriations Act is anticipated to provide funding for the TSCRP to support innovative, high-impact tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) research. The managing agent for the anticipated funding opportunities is the CDMRP at the US Army Medical Research and Development Command (USAMRDC).

Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium Request For Pilot Project Applications

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Overview: The pilot feasibility core of the Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium (DSC) is pleased to announce that it will fund an estimated $40,000 total costs for a pilot project to stimulate additional research through the DSC NIH grant for one of the following disorders: Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC), PTEN Hamartoma Syndrome (PHTS) and Phelan-McDermid Syndrome (PMS). The funding will be coordinated, dispersed and evaluated for progress through the DSC infrastructure.

Deadline Friday: TSC Biosample Seed Grants Available

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The TSC Alliance announces a funding opportunity for 2022 Biosample Seed Grants to support research using blood, tissue, and/or cells, DNA, or RNA isolated from samples in the TSC Biosample Repository. The award may support laboratory supplies, personnel costs, services, or equipment necessary to conduct the proposed research.  Funds requested can be up to $20,000. Funding period is one year. The TSC Biosample Repository houses human biological materials linked to detailed clinical data in the TSC Natural History Database. High-quality biosamples and their associated clinical data enable researchers to discover biomarkers, establish human cell lines or tissue arrays for drug testing, and…

Funding Opportunity for SUDEP Research and Prevention

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In partnership with the American Epilepsy Society, Partners Against Mortality in Epilepsy (PAME) desires to fund ideas that advance SUDEP Summit priorities using the AES Seed Grants mechanism. This grant program offers funds to enable established investigators to pursue new and innovative lines of research, collaborations, and/or research methods. A goal of the seed grant program is to help these investigators lay the groundwork for another grant that would help continue research. Funds can be used for planning purposes and pilot projects. Specifically, PAME is interested in funding projects to advance clinical action priorities that will impact SUDEP prevention in the next…

TSC Biosample Seed Grants Available

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The TSC Alliance announces a funding opportunity for 2022 Biosample Seed Grants to support research using blood, tissue, and/or cells, DNA, or RNA isolated from samples in the TSC Biosample Repository. The award may support laboratory supplies, personnel costs, services, or equipment necessary to conduct the proposed research.  Funds requested can be up to $20,000. Funding period is one year. The TSC Biosample Repository houses human biological materials linked to detailed clinical data in the TSC Natural History Database. High-quality biosamples and their associated clinical data enable researchers to discover biomarkers, establish human cell lines or tissue arrays for drug testing, and…

FY22 TSCRP Funding Opportunities Now Available

The Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP) is now accepting Pre-Applications for the fiscal year 2022 grant cycle. Three award mechanisms are available this year: Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award (up to $150,000 in direct costs over two years) Idea Development Award (up to $500,000 in direct costs over three years) Clinical Translational Research Award (up to $1,000,000 in direct costs over three years) The deadline to submit a Pre-Application Letter of Intent is June 30, 2021 at 5 pm Eastern. A brief summary of the three award mechanisms and submission requirements can be found here. The TSCRP is part of the…

2022 Fall LAM Foundation Research Funding Cycle Now Open

Scientists who wish to apply for funding from The LAM Foundation must submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) using their online application system at ProposalCENTRAL by June 15. Pilot/Feasibility Award for $50,000 (One Year) Established Investigator Award for $150,000 (Two to Three Years) Francis X. McCormack Career Development Award for $180,000 (Three Years) To learn more about The LAM Foundation research awards and find the instructions on how to navigate our new platform click the button below. LAM GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

TANDem Seed Grant Funding Available from UK Tuberous Sclerosis Association

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This year, together with the TAND consortium, The Tuberous Sclerosis Association in the UK is running their first ever TAND-centered funding round. The remit of this call is to offer small ‘seed’ grants (€2,000-€10,000 per award) to international researchers, in particular early career investigators (up to 10 years post PhD).