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Medical Research

AACR Accepting Applications for Neuroendocrine Tumor Research

Posted: October 17, 2016
Deadline: December 13, 2016

Two-year grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to independent junior and senior investigators to develop and study new ideas and innovative approaches that have direct application and relevance to neuroendocrine tumors....

Epilepsy Foundation Invites Entries for 2017 'Shark Tank’ Competition

Posted: October 16, 2016
Deadline: November 28, 2016 (Letters of Intent)

Selected finalists will receive international recognition and compete for grants totaling $200,000 to support the development and commercialization of important new products, technologies, or therapeutic concepts....

CURE Invites Applications for Innovative Epilepsy Research

Posted: October 15, 2016
Deadline: November 16, 2016 (Letters of Intent)

Seed grants will be awarded for projects with the potential to provide new directions for epilepsy disease modifying therapies, prevention and, ultimately, a cure....

Women / Girls

AAUW Accepting Applications for International Fellows

Posted: October 19, 2016
Deadline: December 1, 2016

Grants of up to $30,000 will be awarded to women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study who are not citizens or permanent residents of the United States....