Grant Program

Funding Agency:
Friedreichs Ataxia Research Alliance (FARA)

FARA supports research across the spectrum from basic research through drug development and clinical research programs in FA.

The proposed research must fall within FARA’s Grant Program Priorities.

A Letter of Intent (LOI) is required for all applications.

Letter of Intent Deadlines:

  • General Research Grant: Feb 1 & July 15

  • Keith Michael Andrus Cardiac Research Award: January 15

  • Kyle Bryant Translational Research Award: May 15

  • Bronya J. Keats International Research Collaboration Award: May 15

  • Postdoctoral Research Award: Feb 1 & July 15

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Feb 1 & July 15

Agency Website

Funding Type



Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

February 1, 2021