Early Career Research Grants

The goal of this award is to support scientists at this challenging early career stage and to welcome them into the collaborative community of scientists, clinicians, and patients involved with NPF research.

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Purpose

The goal of this award is to support scientists at this challenging early career stage and to welcome them into the collaborative community of scientists, clinicians, and patients involved with NPF research, with particular interest in fostering an increased representation of underrepresented individuals within the research community. Recipients of this award are expected to be able to compete for future funding through NPF Discovery or Translational Research Grants and go on to establish successful long-term careers conducting psoriatic disease research.

Applicants

Applicants may include graduate students dedicating at least 50% of their time to research, postdoctoral researchers, fellows, graduate students, and other trainee level positions, and must be personally and actively responsible for the conduct of the proposed research.

Budget and Project Period

Applicants may request up to $50,000 (direct cost only) per year. The total project period for the application submitted is one year from August 1st to July 31st.

Application

2023 applications are now open. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. PT, Sunday, January 15, 2023. Award notifications are anticipated by June 30, 2023.

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Frequently Asked Questions

For more information about applying to our grants program, please reference our FAQs section or contact research@psoriasis.org.

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