Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Funding Opportunities
The FY17 Defense Appropriations Act provides $30 million (M) to the Department of Defense Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP). The SCIRP challenges the scientific community to design research that will foster new directions for and address neglected issues in the field of SCI-focused research. The managing agent for the Program Announcements/Funding Opportunities is the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). Information on award mechanisms and areas of encouragement is found at http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/scirp. All award applications require submission of a pre-application. The deadline for pre-application submission is August 8, 2017.
Call for Applications: Career Development and Grant Mentoring Program – July 15, 2017 Deadline
The United States Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) and Bone and Joint Canada
Young Investigator Initiative Career Development and Grant Mentoring Program
Application Deadline: July 15, 2017
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NIH Summer Research Program
*Deadline to submit completed application is: 5:00pm on February 6, 2017
The objective of the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis NIH Neurotrauma Summer Research Experience is to expand and diversify the next generation of scientists in the clinically relevant yet underrepresented field of Neurotrauma. Students involved in the proposed program will not only be exposed practically and theoretically to scientific research, but will also participate in cutting edge, NIH-funded projects that could have significant impact on the field of Neurotrauma and the US healthcare system.
Schedule and Stipend: Students will be expected to work full-time (40hrs per week) beginning May 22 thru July 28, 2017. Compensation is based on funding provided to the program.
Applicants: All applicants must be considered an “Undergraduate” student by May 22, 2017 and be a U.S. Citizen or resident alien status with a current green card.
USBJI Career Development and Grant Mentoring Program -Young Investigators
The United States Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) and Bone and Joint Canada are dedicated to increasing research of musculoskeletal diseases. The USBJI has developed a grant mentoring program to provide early-career investigators an opportunity to work with experienced researchers in our field to assist them in securing funding and other survival skills required for pursuing an academic career.
Pediatric SCI Research Study
Pediatric physiatrists, pediatricians, physical therapists, or occupational therapists with at least 2 years of experience treating children with spinal cord injury are invited to participate in a study on Neuromuscular Recovery Scale for Pediatric Spinal Cord Injury. More information
North American Spine Society Research Funding Available
The North American Spine Society (NASS) is the leading multidisciplinary medical organization representing caregivers and research scientists in the field of spinal disorders. NASS supports basic, clinical and translational science performed with integrity. The goal is to improve quality spine care for patients and understanding of underlying disorders. NASS membership is not required to apply for funding.
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