Current Request for Proposals (RFP’s)
AFTD-ADDF Request for Proposals on Drug Discovery FTD
Research investigating the pathologic mechanisms of neurodegeneration in frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and related disorders is advancing, creating new potential targets for drug discovery. The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD) and The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) seek to accelerate and support drug discovery for FTD and related disorders through this Request for Proposals (RFP).
Letter of Intent due: August 22, 2013
Deadline for Applications: September 5, 2013
Award date: Spring 2014
AFTD Pilot Grant
AFTD provides support for basic and clinical research in frontotemporal degeneration and related clinical conditions (frontotemporal dementia, primary progressive asphasia, progressive supranuclear palsy and corticobasal syndrome). This grant is designed to seed original projects, with the goal of generating preliminary data toward a larger grant application to the NIH or other public or private agencies concerned with this important medical and social problem.
Applications due: July 1, 2013
Award date: October 1, 2013
Grant period: November 1, 2013 – November 1, 2014