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Medic One Foundation Research Grants

Grants to Washington Medical Researchers for Emergency
Medical Service and Cardiac Research Projects

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Medic One Foundation

Deadline Date:

02/15/18 Received by Date

Description:

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Grants starting at $5,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to Washington medical researchers for research projects that focus on improving pre-hospital emergency medical care. Applicants must submit a letter of intent before receiving an invitation to apply. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of emergency medical services, cardiac arrest, and the prevention of sudden death from cardiac conditions.

Priority will be given to pilot studies and the development of novel approaches. Funding preference will be given to applicants in the Puget Sound Region (Seattle, King County, and surrounding communities).

There are two types of research projects funded:

- General Research Fund grants are seed money grants for pilot studies related to out-of-hospital emergency medical care. Grants range from $5,000 to $50,000.

- W. Hunter Simpson Fund for Research and Development grants are for the research of new devices or new applications of existing devices for out-of-hospital emergency medical care. Grants range from $25,000 to $150,000.

For reference, Foundation-funded research has led to:

- New techniques for performing CPR to improve patient outcomes
- The use of new drugs in managing cardiac arrest
- Prevention of sudden cardiac arrest
- Brain protection after resuscitation from sudden cardiac death
- The importance of CPR prior to defibrillation
- The most effective use of drugs in dissolving clots that cause some forms of heart attacks

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 178291

Estimated Size of Grant:

General Research Fund - Grant Range: $5,000 – $50,000

W. Hunter Simpson Fund for Research and Development in Pre-hospital Emergency Care - Grant Range: $25,000 – $150,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Funding preference will be given to applicants in the Puget Sound region (Seattle, King County, and surrounding communities).

Pre-Application Information:

Click on the link in the Supporting Documents section below to download the grant guidelines.

All applicants are required to complete a one-page "Letter of Intent" (LOI). The LOI must be received by February 15, 2018. After review of the LOI, applicants may be invited to submit a full application.

Contact Information:

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

Email LOIs to the attention of:

Jan Sprake, Executive Director
Medic One Foundation
Email: jsprake@mediconefoundation.org

Phone: (206) 744-9428
Fax: (206) 744-9977

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Washington: Preference in the Puget Sound Region (Seattle, King County, and surrounding communities)