Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program

The Brain Research Foundation has invited US institutions to nominate faculty to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program. Invited institutions outside of Illinois may submit 1 LOI per institution. The Brain Research Foundation’s Annual Seed Grant Program was initiated in 1981. The purpose of our Program is to provide start-up monies for new research projects in the field of Neuroscience that will likely lead to extramural funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) or other outside funding sources. Click here to read about current and past research projects we’ve helped support.

Download a PDF version of the 2018 SG Guidelines.

For additional information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

This grant is now closed. For more information or if you have any questions, please email info@thebrf.org.

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