Finding treatments and cures is at the heart of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s mission to save and improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease. MDA is accelerating our urgency and commitment to our research program to advance therapy development. In addition to the work MDA does to provide the best clinical care and support to families living with muscle disease, funding the most promising and innovative research is our top priority.
MDA is pleased to announce that grant applications are now open for 2015 research funding. Applications are currently being accepted by MDA for the following:
Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit applications on innovative research with the following elements in mind:
All applications will be competitively reviewed by MDA’s Scientific and Medical Committees.
In the coming months, MDA will begin announcing additional funding opportunities through specific requests for proposal.
As the leader in neuromuscular disease research, MDA is more committed to finding treatments and cures than ever before. Our renewed scientific program will:
In addition to these critical enhancements, MDA’s scientific program will to continue to:
|Basic Research||Translational Research||Clinical Research|
|Research Grants||MDA Venture Philanthropy||Clinical Research Grants|
|Development Grants||Bridge-to-Industry Grants||Clinical Research Training Grants|
|Infrastructure Grants||Clinical Research Networks|
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