Foundation / Corporation
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB)
06/15/19 - Deadline for nominations; Applications accepted through 07/01/19.
Grants to USA MDs and MD/PhDs holding appointments as assistant- or associate- professors in ophthalmology departments for clinical research. This program is intended to provide a funding opportunity for clinicians who find it difficult to compete against basic scientists for national-level grant support.
GrantWatch ID#: 183386
The award of $300,000 is payable in two payments, $150,000 per payment with the second payment contingent upon approval of a 14-month substantive progress report.
Awardees will be required to expend the award within three (3) years if granted the full $300,000. Otherwise, the awardee is required to expend the initial $150,000 award payment within two (2) years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application portal: https://sites.rpbusa.org/grantees
Nomination forms may be submitted via email to the address below. Recommendation letters may be submitted via regular mail or email to:
Research to Prevent Blindness
360 Lexington Ave., 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10017-6528
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