Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
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Grant Amount: UP TO $25000 FOR UP TO 2 YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Jul 25, 2010
Sponsor's: Aug 01, 2010

Subject Areas: Dentistry

The American Academy of Implant Dentistry Research Foundation (AAIDRF) Grants Program is intended to provide limited support for meritorious dental implant research projects which include, but are not limited to, the following purposes: To conduct research which determines the feasibility of a larger research project. This may be described as the conduct of pilot studies of venture research. To develop and test new techniques and procedures. To carry out a small clinical or animal research project. To analyze existing data.

Applications will be evaluated in accordance with: the significance and scientific merit of the proposed project and its characterization as an innovative and/or pilot project that provides a basis for more extended research. Additional consideration will be given to the investigator's potential for carrying out the project, the time commitment of the investigator, the adequacy of the facilities and the adequacy of the justifications presented for budget requests.

Application Details: Investigators from any scientific discipline and at any stage of their career may apply for a Grant. These awards are appropriate for new investigators and those changing areas of research or resuming research careers.Applications received by August 1 will be considered for award announcement at the AAIDRF Annual Meeting. Funding of approved projects will begin on January 1 of the following year. Please read all related material prior to filling out the application.
NOTE: Letters of Intent and Full Applications are to be processed through Research Development Services for institutional signatures, and are to be accompanied by a completed RDAF form (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean signatures). Requests for Institutional signatures should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline.
Western Contacts: Pocock,Katy
Russelo,Theresa M

Sponsor Contacts:

211 E. Chicago Avenue, Suite 750
Chicago, Illinois, United States
312 335-1550