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The Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience (Del Monte) is pleased to announce the availability of up to 21 pilot project awards (maximum budget of $50,000 per award) to support novel basic, clinical and translational projects in the neurosciences. These awards will be supported from under 5 programs for 2020 and are open to all faculty members across both the Medical School and the Undergraduate Campus. Funds available for this year's program are $810,000.

For more information and to download the RFA, click here. Application submissions are due on Monday, March 16th.


Donaghue Foundation - 2020 Another Look - Call for Proposals

For health-related research projects the offer strong, near-term potential to improve quality of care and life for adults age 65+ living in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, or other congregate care facilities. Up to 5 awards nationally / grants of about $150,000 - $175,000. For more information information, click here.    Deadline for letters of intent is Wednesday, March 25, 2020.


Rochester Roybal Center Funding Opportunities

The Rochester Roybal Center for Social Ties and Aging Research (STAR Center) is a newly funded research center at the University of Rochester Medical Center focused on promoting the social well-being and healthy aging of those caring for a family member with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia. Learn more about the center's two pilot award opportunities -- the STAR Constellation Pilot Award and the ProtoSTAR Pilot Award -- and apply by Wednesday, April 15.