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.

US Migraine Research Foundation