The Dresner Foundation is dedicated to transforming lives in profoundly positive ways through grants focused on health, youth, and animal welfare.
To that end, the foundation is inviting Letters of Inquiry from early-career scientists for its Myelodysplastic Syndromes Research Fund. Through the program, grants of up to $500,000 over two years will be awarded to support cutting-edge MDS research and related programs that will lead to the future standards of care and ultimately cure, by facilitating the advancement of innovative basic science, translational, or clinical research.
To be eligible, applicants must be recognized as tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code based or a university, college, hospital, or laboratory. In addition, the principal investigator must be less than five years from the completion of a fellowship training or post-doctoral program at the time of application.
Letters of Intent must be received no later than May 12, 2017. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit full proposals by July 14, 2017.
For complete program guidelines and application instructions, visit the Dresner Foundation website.