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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Early Career Funding Opportunities


Young Investigator Innovation Grants

  • Deadline - November 15, 2017
  • Who is eligible?
    • Individuals who are no more than an assistant professor are eligible.
    • The award is designed for individuals who already have their PhDs, but they will consider competitive proposals from pre-doctoral candidates.
  • What is the budget and duration?
    • $37,500 per year for a two-year period for a total of $75,000 + $5,000/year to be paid to the mentor
  • Additional Notes
    • AFSP suicide research grants program priority areas for 2017–19
      • Pain and suicide
      • Opioids and suicide
    • Does not allow for indirect costs
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