Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: UP TO $100K FOR 2 YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Feb 05, 2016
Sponsor's: Feb 12, 2016

Subject Areas:

The Grants Award Program is the Alpha-1 Foundation's mechanism to fund a broad range of research that leads to improvements in the lives of people living with AAT Deficiency. The objective of this grant is to provide funds to encourage the development of new information that contributes to the understanding of the basic biology of AAT expression, and the pathogenesis/management of AAT Deficiency. In addition, consideration will be given to those projects that provide insight into the development of information that may contribute to new therapies for AAT Deficiency. All proposals must be hypothesis generating or hypothesis testing and provide sufficient preliminary data to justify the Alpha-1 Foundation's support. - See more at:

Deadlines: Letter of Intent: September 18, 2015 Submission of Application: February 12, 2016

Application Details: The Alpha-1 Foundation requires applicants to submit their full applications online using proposalCENTRAL. The online application form is available here: FOUNDATION DOES NOT PAY FOR INDIRECT COSTS
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: Hancock,Jennifer Anne

Sponsor Contacts:

3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd
Coral Gables, Florida, United States