2018: Research funding opportunities
January 2018 –
Call for Letters of Interest for Research on Cannabis for the Treatment of Migraine
The Migraine Research Foundation, a US nonprofit that raises money to fund innovative migraine research, invites both US and international researchers to submit a Letter of Interest (LOI) for projects that will add to the understanding of cannabis for the treatment of migraine. Selected projects will be invited to submit a full application later this year. The Migraine Research Foundation will continue to issue an open RFP for seed-money grants (up to $50,000) in the spring.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Funding: a total maximum award of $200,000 for a period not to exceed 3 years
Content: the LOI must include:
- a description of the proposed project, including aims and methodology
- how the proposed project will impact the understanding of cannabis for the treatment of migraine
- why the proposed project is innovative
- the names of investigators, institution, and contact information
Length: 2 pages maximum
Evaluation Criteria: innovation, relevance, scientific merit, feasibility
Submission: email only: 2018ImpactAward@MigraineResearchFoundation.org
For further information, email Sam Yates at syates@MigraineResearchFoundation.org or call 212-249-5402.