Title: Research Grants Program
Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation of America
Deadline: August 31, 2011
Eligibility: Ph.D./M.D./Other Professional
Abstract: The foundation awards grants and fellowships for cutting-edge research into the causes of epilepsy. Program goals include understanding basic mechanisms, developing new therapeutic approaches, understanding the behavioral and psychosocial aspects of having epilepsy, and encouraging the professional development of scientists and healthcare professionals. The purpose of the program is to stimulate epilepsy research by providing funding for investigators in the early stages of their careers.