Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

New Therapy Commercialization Grants Program

Grants to USA Medical Researchers
to Develop Epilepsy Treatments

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Epilepsy Foundation

LOI Date:

02/16/15

Deadline Date:

03/30/15 11:59 PM ET

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants to USA researchers at corporations and academic institutions to support the development of more effective epilepsy therapies. LOIs must be submitted by February 16 for consideration. The Foundation seeks to fund innovative senior level research projects led by the nation's leading scientists with the potential to discover new treatment options and ultimately a cure.

New Therapy Commercialization Grants Program focuses on:

-Research with potential to discover new therapies and a cure for seizure disorders.

-Meaningful grants to senior level scientific and clinical investigators on the brink of new discoveries, working at the nation's leading academic and research institutions, and in industry.

-Innovative cutting edge projects that could lead to breakthrough discoveries.

-Research programs that might not otherwise be funded through traditional sources.

-Projects that encourage collaboration among scientists and industry.

Preference will be given to proposals that already have a commercial partner engaged to assist with development and to proposals that have committed or matched funding from the sponsoring institution, commercial partner or other third party source.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 150971

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

For the New Therapy Commercialization Grants, applicants must demonstrate background work beyond the basic science discovery stage.

Investigators must hold a relevant advanced degree (M.D., and/or Ph.D.), and have completed all research training. This call for proposals is open to investigators at corporations as well as the academic/university arena.

Pre-Application Information:

These grants require 1:1 matching funds.

Application instructions may be found here: http://www.epilepsy.com/accelerating-new-therapies/our-research-program/research/new-therapy-commercialization-grant-program/how-to-apply

Submit the completed LOI through proposalCENTRAL: https://proposalcentral.altum.com

Once there, click ‘Applicants: Click Here to Login, Register to Apply’, and setup an account.

Click on ‘Validate’ to make sure all required fields have been filled in Click on the ‘Submit’ link to submit LOI in proposalCENTRAL.

LOIs are due by February 16, 2015 at 11:59 PM ET.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Scientific questions about appropriateness of an application should be directed to Kim Macher at kmacher@efa.org.

Epilepsy Foundation
8301 Professional Place East, Suite 200
Landover, MD 20785-2353

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies for Neighborhood Improvements in Eligible Locations

Deadline 09/17/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities to improve neighborhoods in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support programs and projects that enhance the appearance and environmental quality of communities, pr

GrantWatch ID#: 123969

Grants to New Jersey Agencies, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Libraries to Support the Arts in Eligib...

Deadline 09/24/21

Grants to New Jersey governmental units, nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and libraries to promote and support the arts in eligible locations. Funding is intended for public arts events and activities. Eligible nonprofit arts organizations may request funding for general

GrantWatch ID#: 124619

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Educational Programs that Benefit Disadvantaged Children ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for education-related programs and projects that improve the lives of low-income, underserved, and disadvantaged children and youth. Funding is intended to support efforts to eliminate disparities in education for these target

GrantWatch ID#: 124989

Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects to Reduce and Prevent Pollution

Deadline 10/29/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to Montana nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects to reduce and prevent pollution throughout the state. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for the design a

GrantWatch ID#: 125323

Grants to Washington Individuals, Businesses, Organizations, and Local Agencies to Preserve H...

Deadline 09/22/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to Washington local agencies, businesses, individuals, and organizations to preserve official historic city landmarks in eligible areas. Funding is intended for projects focusing on the restoration and stabilization of historic building fabric, e

GrantWatch ID#: 125438

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits for Public Programs that Promote the Humanities in Local Commu...

Deadline 01/15/22 LOI Date: 11/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the humanities in local communities. Certain applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. All applicants are advised to contac

GrantWatch ID#: 125447

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs Primarily to Support Youth

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit initiatives. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to addressing the needs of low-income youth, children, and their families. The funding source s

GrantWatch ID#: 125830

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania Families Caring for a Child with Cancer to Offset Treatm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania families living in eligible areas and caring for a child with cancer to offset expenses related to the child's cancer treatments. Funding is intended to cover costs not covered by health insurance, including travel costs, housing, and

GrantWatch ID#: 125904