Call for Applications: 2016 Neurodegenerative Diseases Pilot Study Grants Program

March 14, 2017

The Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center (“HNDC”) and the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (“MADRC”) are co-funding novel ideas for pilot projects aimed at understanding and developing treatments for neurodegenerative diseases. Together, we are pleased to announce a joint call for pilot study applications from investigators within the Harvard community, including the affiliated hospitals and institutions.


Grants with a dollar value up to $40,000 (direct costs) will be awarded for the duration of one year. This award cycle anticipates funding between five and eight awards.


Anticipated Schedule of Deadlines and Reviews

Request for Proposals announced: October 9, 2015

Applications due: November 20, 2015

Recipients announced: January 8, 2016

Awards start: April 1, 2016



More information is attached.