Research Grants

Funding Agency:
National MPS Society

The National MPS Society funds research that may lead to treatments for MPS diseases and solicits applications for innovative research projects that involve basic research, translational studies and clinical research. Funding can also be requested for a research fellowship. Special consideration will be given to new investigators.

Deadline for Letter of Intent: May 20, 2020

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Only one application per investigator or one per laboratory will be accepted.

Amount Description

  • Any MPS syndrome (general grant): One (1) $80,000 grant
  • MPS III (Sanfilippo syndrome): One (1) $120,000 grant
  • MPS IVA (Morquio A syndrome) : One (1) $70,000 grant

Each grant is awarded for two years, with half of total funding provided in 2016 and half in 2017.  Syndrome specific research not awarded funding in its specific category will also be considered for funding within the general MPS funding category.  

  • MPS I (Hurler syndrome): One (1) $25,000 grant

  • MPS II (Hunter syndrome): One (1) $25,000 grant

  • ML II/III (Mucolipidosis II/III): One (1) $30,000 grant

Each grant is awarded for one year, with 100% of the funding awarded in 2016.  Syndrome specific research not awarded funding in its specific category will also be considered for funding within the general MPS funding category

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty
Junior Faculty
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows

Category

Medical
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

May 20, 2020