Ben Barres Early Career Acceleration Awards (RFA Closed)
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative invites applications to join the CZI Neurodegeneration Challenge Network, an interdisciplinary collaborative initiative to increase understanding of the fundamental biology of neurodegenerative disorders. Applications are being accepted for two funding mechanisms:
1. CZI Ben Barres Early Career Acceleration Awards: investigator awards for early career academic investigators, especially those who are new to the field of neurodegeneration
2. CZI Collaborative Science Awards: awards for small group interdisciplinary collaborations that include a physician with active clinical engagement
For administrative and programmatic inquiries, technical assistance, or other questions pertaining to this RFA, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finalists who are invited for an interview will be notified in early August, but as the interview dates are firm, we request that all applicants hold September 10-13, 2018 for the interview period. If travel to the Bay Area is not feasible, please contact email@example.com to discuss.
Awards will be five years in length with project start date of no earlier than December 2018. Actual start date may vary.