The 2023 Lupus Innovation Award from the Lupus Research Alliance supports pioneering, high-risk, high-reward approaches to major challenges in lupus research. Special emphasis is placed on lupus studies exploring fundamental mechanisms, novel targets and pathways, novel technologies, and interdisciplinary approaches. Both early career and established investigators new to lupus with highly innovative ideas are encouraged to apply. The Award provides up to 300,000 USD (including 10% indirect costs) for up to 2 years.
The letters of intent are due on March 1, 2023, and invited full applications are due on August 1, 2023.