Applications, whether from an individual or an organization, must include a reference from a health care professional recommending the project and the individual or organization applying for the grant. Applicants must also discolose any conflicts of interest in accordance with their institution's or agency's policies.
Receipt of applications will be confirmed with an immediate email confirmation. Applications are reviewed periodically by the board. Approvals by the Board of Directors are oriented toward:
The Board attempts to respond to all proposals in six months or less and will on occasion request further information or have direct discussions with grant applicants.
Approved grants will be listed on the Foundation website.
Grant recipients are required to provide a report on the activity for which funding is received whether the activity is a research activity or a supported event or program that is not related to the research. A simple form for these reports is available on the website under "How to Apply."
Grant applicants must meet minimum criteria: