Birth defects - March of Dimes Research Grants 2014
The March of Dimes invites all qualified scientists with faculty appointments or the equivalent, at universities, hospitals and research institutions, to submit applications for research grants directed at the prevention of birth defects. The closing date for submitting Letters of Intent is April 30, 2013. The grants provide salary support for technical help and are awarded for a three-year period. The average grant is approximately $ 100,000 per year.
Research subjects appropriate for support by the March of Dimes include basic biological processes governing development, genetics, clinical studies, studies of reproductive health, environmental toxicology, and social and behavioral studies.