Foundation / Corporation
Morris Animal Foundation (MAF)
08/05/22 4:59 PM ET
Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers, PhDs affiliated with institutions, and postdoctoral researchers for projects that improve the health of cat species. Eligible research must address one of the following areas of concern: feline cancer, behavior, dental disease, cognitive dysfunction syndrome, and shelter medicine.
For this grant call proposals must address one or more of the following topics and stated areas of interest:
For this call, research data should be collected from populations of domestic cats (Felis catus) - in most situations those seen in primary care practices and/or shelters unless otherwise requested. Free-roaming unowned populations are also relevant. Projects involving other feline species or the impacts of cats on wildlife are not included in this call.
All applicants for all categories of award must convince the scientific and animal welfare reviewers that they clearly understand the health problem, have sufficient expertise to conduct the study, are using a scientifically sound approach, and have given appropriate consideration to the overall environmental impact of their research.
GrantWatch ID#: 192835
Established Investigator Award: total budget cannot exceed $75,000 USD
First Award: total budget cannot exceed $100,000 USD
Pilot Award: e total budget cannot exceed $10,000 USD
- Established Investigator Grants: Maximum study duration is three years.
- Pilot Study Grants: The maximum study duration is one year.
- First Award Grants: The maximum study duration is two years.
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USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
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International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.
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