Foundation / Corporation
Health Resources in Action (HRiA) - Charles H. Hood Foundation
09/16/20 12:00 Noon, EDT
Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont researchers affiliated with nonprofit academic, medical, or research institutions for projects related to child health. Funding is intended to provide newly independent faculty with opportunities to show creativity and to assist in the transition to other sources of funding. Research projects must have direct relevance to child health. Preference will be given to applicants who have established independent research environments.
Research Focus: Clinical, basic science, public health, health services research, and epidemiology projects must be hypothesis-driven with direct relevance to child health. In addition, applicants must clearly convey their commitment to advancing child health research.
Concurrent, Pending, and Post Award Funding: Child Health Research Awards are for the purpose of launching an investigator’s career and are not intended for the support of an established investigator.
The Hood Foundation Child Health Research Award may be used to support salaries and fringe benefits, laboratory and data processing supplies, the publication of scientific data, travel to scientific meetings, and other direct expenses such as equipment essential to the project.
GrantWatch ID#: 191749
Up to five awards
Award amount: Two-year grants totaling $165,000 ($82,500 per year)
Grants will be made for the period of January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2022. The start date of the grant may be postponed for up to three months without a formal request. Any longer delays must be approved by the Charles H. Hood Foundation.
Following the two-year period, a no-cost extension for up to nine months may be granted upon email notification to the Grants Officer. Requests for a no-cost extension should be made at least 30 days prior to the conclusion of the award period.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_738/?SA=SNA&FID=35037
Applicants may contact the Program Officer, Charlene Mancusi with questions regarding investigator-stage appropriateness.
Direct any questions to:
Charlene Mancusi, Program Officer
Charles H. Hood Foundation
Health Resources in Action
2 Boylston St. 4th floor
Boston, MA 02116
USA: Connecticut; Maine; Massachusetts; New Hampshire; Rhode Island; Vermont
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