Research Grants

Funding Agency:
Soft Bones Foundation

Soft Bones: The U.S. Hypophosphatasia Foundation was founded in 2009 to provide valuable information, education, and support for people living with hypophosphatasia (HPP), their families, and caregivers. Soft Bones is interested in promoting the development of innovative research by new and established investigators in 2019 and applications for funding are now being accepted. This is for two seed grants of $25,000 each for basic, clinical or translational research directly related to HPP. 

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Proposals are welcome from faculty members at a private research center or university. Applications from senior post-doctoral trainees or research associates are acceptable provided that the individual and his/her mentor have a track record of commitment to research relevant to HPP. This grant cannot be used for investigator salaries or indirect costs



Funding Type



Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

May 1, 2019