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New York Stem Cell Investigator Awards now open for 2017

by Niall Byrne | Nov 30, 2016

The New York Stem Cell Foundation Robertson Stem Cell Investigator Award RFAs are now open.

  • The Innovator Awards for Early Career Investigators in Translational Stem Cell Research support innovative scientists whose research has the potential to transform the field of stem cell research and to advance the use of stem cells for the treatment of human disease. For more information, to download the RFA, and to apply, please visit www.nyscf.org/stemcell.
  • The Innovator Awards for Early Career Investigators in Neuroscience support the best young researchers working in fundamental areas of developmental, cellular, cognitive and behavioral, and translational neuroscience, broadly interpreted. Proposals need not be related to stem cells. For more information, to download the RFA, and to apply, please visit www.nyscf.org/neuro.

Both awards provide $1.5M USD (payable over five years) to outstanding young researchers from accredited non-profit research and academic institutions through the world (subject to eligibility).

Applications close 22 February 2017. More information at www.nyscf.org.

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We aim to:

  • Promote the study and use of stem cells

  • Prevent or control diseases or illness

  • Enhance public education about stem cells