Clinician Scientist Development Award in Myasthenia Gravis

Funding Agency:
American Academy of Neurology Foundation

This award aims to recognize the importance of good clinical research and to encourage young investigators in clinical studies related to myasthenia gravis. This award will consist of a commitment of $75,000 per year for three years, plus a $5,000 per year stipend to support education and research-related costs for a total of $240,000. Supplementation of the award with other grants is permissible, but to be eligible to apply for this award, the other grant source(s) cannot exceed $80,000 annually. 

Application Deadline: Oct. 1, 2018

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Recipient must be an AAN member interested in an academic career in neurological research who has completed residency or a PhD no more than 7 years prior to the beginning of this award (July 1, 2019). If you have completed both residency and a PhD, your eligibility is based on when you completed residency. If you completed a fellowship of any kind after residency, your eligibility is still based on the date you finished residency.



Funding Type



Junior Faculty
Medical Fellow/Resident


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

October 1, 2018