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2017 Joanne Angle Investigator Award – A Research Grant by Prevent Blindness

Deadline: March 6, 2017 at 12pm Eastern

The 2017 Joanne Angle Investigator Award provides funding for research investigating public health related to eye health and safety. Applications will be accepted in the following priority areas in adult vision, children’s vision, or eye injury:

All research grants need to promote the core mission of Prevent Blindness – preventing blindness and preserving sight. Basic laboratory science research will not be supported under this program. Only applications with investigators and projects based in the United States or Canada will be accepted. Please note preference will be given in 2017 to public health research that relates to AMD and/or glaucoma.

The deadline for the fourteenth annual Joanne Angle Investigator Award is March 6 at 12 p.m. Eastern. Grants are for a one-year period, up to $25,000, reviewed by a panel of scientists, and commence on July 1.

For more information, visit: http://www.preventblindness.org/investigator-awards. Contact Nita Patel Sinha, Prevent Blindness Director of Public Health at 312-363-6019 or npatelsinha@preventblindness.org with any questions.