Research grants offered
The Alternatives Research & Development Foundation is currently soliciting research proposals for its 2013 Alternatives Research Grant Program, creating opportunities for innovative scientists who have interest and expertise in alternatives research.
Applications will be evaluated on the basis of scientific merit and the potential to significantly reduce or replace use of laboratory animals. Preference is given to U.S. universities and research institutions, and proposals that use pathway-based approaches as exemplified by the National Academy of Sciences report, Toxicity Testing in the 21st Century: A Vision and A Strategy. Project term: one year. Maximum awarded per project: $40,000.
The 2013 Guidelines and Application form are now available online at: http://www.ardf-online.org. For reference, past funded research projects are also available online.
The deadline for submission of proposals is Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Recipients will be notified by Tuesday, July 16, 2013.
Archived 22 April 2013