Funder: American Lung Association
Due Date: December 21, 2017
About the Funding Opportunity
The American Lung Association Clinical Patient Care Research Grant is a mentored award is meant to provide seed
monies to junior investigators on the path to independence for conducting trials for the improvement of patient care
and treatment for lung disease.
The Clinical Patient Care Research Grant is for $50,000 per year, for up to two years. Grants are subjected to annual
review and may be granted for two years. The second year of support is based on demonstrating satisfactory progress,
as well as, the availability of funding from the Lung Association. Applicants should be on-track to pursue a career in
lung heath research with a mentor who has a demonstrated history of lung disease research and mentorship.
No more than 75% of the requested budget may be used for an awardee’s salary and/or fringe benefits and no more
than 30% of the total award budget may be used to fund the purchase of permanent equipment. Grant funds may be
used for the salary and fringe benefit costs of personnel other than the Applicant.