Funder: The American Lung Association
Due Date: December 21, 2017
The American Lung Association Dalsemer Research Grant is a mentored award meant to provide seed monies to junior
investigators on the path to independence for researching the mechanisms and biology of interstitial lung disease.
The Dalsemer 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.
August 23, 2017 Applications accepted through proposalCENTRAL
December 15, 2017 Deadline to submit an application is Thursday, December 21, 2017 (11:59 PM,
February- April Peer Review Period
June 2018 Funding notifications are sent to all applicants