Society’s 2016 Research Grants Announced

grant imageThe Application for Letter of Intent is now available here.

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.

Special consideration will be given to new investigators.

1.) Any MPS syndrome (general grant)

One (1) $80,000 grant

2.) MPS III (Sanfilippo syndrome)

One (1) $120,000 grant

3.) MPS IV (Morquio A syndrome)

One (1) $70,000 grant

Each of the above grants 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.

1.) MPS I (Hurler syndrome)

One (1) $25,000 grant

2.) MPS II (Hunter syndrome)

One (1) $25,000 grant

3.) ML II/III(Mucolipidosis II/III)

One (1) $30,000 grant

Each of the above grants 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.

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