Announcements

 

Deadlines Approaching for the
American Federation for Aging Research's
2022 Grant Programs! 
 

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG) Awards

  • Who is eligible: Full-time faculty members at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher
  • Research area: Biology of aging
  • Amount of award: $300,000
  • Award period: Three years
  • Number of awards given: 2

Deadline for Letters of Intent: January 25, 2022
 

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship in Aging Research

  • Who is eligible: Postdoctoral fellows
  • Research area: Basic and translational research that builds on early discoveries that show translational potential for clinical relevant strategies
  • Amount of award: $60,000
  • Award period: One year
  • Number of awards given: 10

Deadline for Letters of Intent: January 25, 2022

 
Diana Jacobs Kalman/AFAR Scholarships for Research in the Biology of Aging

  • Who is eligible: MD, DO, PhD, or combined degree students who have completed at least two years by the start date of the scholarship
  • Research area: Biology of aging
  • Amount of award: $5,000
  • Award period: 3-6 months
  • Number of awards given: Up to 10

Deadline: April 14, 2022

The Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging (K76)

  • Who is eligible: Clinically trained (primarily physician) early-stage investigators
  • Amount of award: $225,000 in direct costs per year
  • Award period: Up to 5 years
  • Number of awards given: 7-10

Deadline: October 21, 2022
  

Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Program

  • Who is eligible: Any allopathic or osteopathic medical student in good standing, who will have successfully completed one year of medical school at a U.S. institution by June 2022
  • Award period: 8-12 months

Interested students should be in touch directly with the National Training Centers to determine their eligibility and program deadline.

 

Please visit https://www.afar.org/funding-opportunities
or contact us at [email protected] for more information.  
 


Request for Applications for the HIV/Aging Pilot Program HERE

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2nd Euro-Geroscience Conference 
March 24-25, 2022
Toulouse, France

 

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