LDo Research Grant

LymeDisease.org


Grant amount: US $15,000 - US $50,000

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: College / University Unaffiliated Researcher Graduate Student Faculty Working Professional Postdoctoral Researcher

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

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Overview:

LymeDisease.org funds research at academic institutions to develop better diagnostic tests and to find a cure. Their research committee includes scientists, physicians and patients working together to fund the questions that matter to people with tick-borne diseases.

LDo awards small grants for the study of Lyme disease and associated infections. Grants average between $15,000 and $50,000 for research projects up to two years.

Investigator-initiated research proposals are invited that contribute to the scientific and clinical understanding of Lyme and other tick-borne disease mechanisms of transmission; testing and diagnosis; treatment; and the social and economic consequences of infection.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Proposals must contribute to the scientific and clinical understanding of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases in one or more of the following ways: mechanisms of transmission; testing and diagnosis; treatment; or the social and economic consequences of infection.
  • Funds can be used for direct costs associated with the project, including researcher salaries and benefits, supplies, and presentation costs.
  • Proposals from anywhere in the US are accepted.

Ineligibility:

  • Grants do not cover indirect costs or major capital purchases.


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