Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation Research Grant
Request for Research Grant Proposals, Funds up to $150,000 are available for research support for projetcs directly related to blepharospasm or Meige’s Syndrome, both forms of cranial dystonia. Research proposals must relate specifically to benign essential blepharospasm and Meige to include new treatments, pathophysiology and genetics, photophobia and dry eye.
M.D. or Ph.D. required for principal investigator
Non-U.S. citizens, working at institutions abroad are also eligible to apply for a research grant
If a grant is awarded, a semiannual progress report is expected
Deadline to apply is August 31 each year.
More Information can be optained at:
Benign Essential Blepharospasm
Research Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 12468
Beaumont, TX 77726-2468
Tel: (409) 832-0788
Fax: (409) 832-0890
and on the Foundations Website