$1 Million for Angelman Syndrome Research

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$1 Million for Angelman Syndrome Research

Angelman Syndrome Foundation’s Third Consecutive $1 Million Call for Angelman Syndrome Research Proposals

The Angelman Syndrome Foundation (ASF) announces the availability of up to $1,000,000 (USD) to be awarded in support of Angelman syndrome (AS) research. One- or two-year grants will be awarded for amounts of up to $100,000 per year to promising research projects. Highest priority will be given to pilot projects to test new ideas about pathogenesis and therapeutics of AS. Researchers from all countries are encouraged to apply.

Proposals are due October 15, 2014. 

Click here for the General Call for Research Proposals.

Click here to download the Research Grant Submission Form, which addresses the following application requirements:

  • Cover page completed with title of proposal and name of principal investigator
  • One-page summary abstract of proposed research
  • Proposal of up to five pages, including hypothesis, background, research plan, and significance of the proposed research
  • Curriculum vitae of the applicant
  • One-page detailed budget
    • Indirect costs of up to 10% will be allowed (to be included in the total budget amount not to exceed $100,000 per year)
  • Proposals involving human or animal subjects must be approved by institutional review boards before funding is released. Please include approval with proposal if possible.

Questions about the 2014 ASF Call for Research Proposals should be directed to the ASF Scientific Advisory Committee Chair, Dan Harvey, PhD, at research@angelman.org.