Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is the largest philanthropic organization dedicated to research across all brain and behavior disorders (not disease specific). Recipients of NARSAD Grants represent an extraordinary variety of disciplines. Research has included (but is not limited to) studies in: genetics, neurobiology, molecular biology, imaging, neurochemical studies, neurophysiology, electrophysiology, clinical psychopharmacology, descriptive clinical studies, epidemiological research, treatment modalities, cognition studies, and outcome and prevention research.
Característiques principals
The NARSAD Independent Investigator Grant provides support for investigators during the critical period between the initiation of research and the receipt of sustained funding.
The program is intended to facilitate innovative research opportunities and supports basic, as well as translational and/or clinical investigators, however, research must be relevant to understanding, treatment and prevention of serious psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, or early onset brain and behavior disorders.
Lloc de presentació
El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003 Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
• Carol Barnwell, [email protected] Ext.: 1670
• Marta López, [email protected] Ext.: 1576
Convocatòria (URL)
  • Applicants must have a doctoral-level degree (M.D., Ph.D., etc.) and, if an associate professor (or equivalent), and have received, as P.I., competitive research support at a national level such as NIH, NSF, or major foundation support. An assistant professor who is P.I. on a NIH R01 grant is eligible for the Independent Investigator grant;
  • An applicant who currently has an active NARSAD Young Investigator grant, may not apply (NARSAD grants may not overlap in time—with the exception of no-cost extensions) Requirements from a previous grant must be met, and an applicant cannot submit more than one application per cycle;
  • Previous NARSAD Independent Investigator Grantees are ineligible;
  • Dotació
    Up to $100,000 for a two-year grant or $50,000 per year.
    1 or 2 years