Research Funding

Scientific Innovations Award – Brain Research Foundation

Internal Deadline:  May 18, 2015

The Brain Research Foundation’s Scientific Innovations Award Program provides funding for innovative science in both basic and clinical neuroscience. This funding mechanism is designed to support creative, exploratory, cutting edge research in well-established research laboratories, under the direction of established investigators.  Brain Research Foundation 2015 SIA

UNMC Internal Review Process

Applicants must email the following to Deborah Hawkins at by Monday, May 18, 2015:

  • Draft versions of the Letter of Intent and Project Summary forms prepared in accordance with the RFA
  • Applications should be submitted as a single PDF file

An internal review committee will evaluate the project descriptions based on the selection criteria in the linked RFA and invite 3 investigators to submit LOIs.


Up to $150,000 (direct costs) for a two-year period (January 2016 – December 2018)

Leave a Reply

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.