Faculty Grant Program

The faculty grant program supports two-year grants for basic or clinical research for all disciplines in Marfan syndrome, Ehlers Danlos syndrome, Loeys Dietz syndrome and other related conditions. We are pleased to announce that one faculty grant will be funded by the Loeys-Dietz Syndrome Foundation for studies related to Loeys-Dietz syndrome vasculature or TGFβ.

Our Scientific Advisory Board evaluates proposals and award grants with the approval of our Board of Directors.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The principal investigator must hold an MD, DO, PhD, ScD, DDS, DVM, or equivalent degree.
  • The investigator must have proven ability to pursue independent research as evidenced by original research publications in peer-reviewed journals and hold a position of Associate Professor or above.
  • Work can be performed in the U.S. or internationally.
  • Applications must be submitted via our website.

Application Deadline: June 1, 2020

Award Announcement: October 12, 2020

Funds Available: January 1, 2021

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Download Application Forms

Grant Application Submission