The Project Grant from Fight for Sight provides research funding for innovative clinical and non-clinical vision and ophthalmic research in the UK.As part of the new research strategy Fight for Sight will be transitioning away from clinical areas of strategic focus outlined in the previous strategy to the following patient pathway themes:
- Understanding: Increasing understanding of how eye diseases and conditions start and develop
- Prevention: Preventing eye diseases and conditions
- Diagnosis: Enabling eye diseases and conditions to be detected earlier
- Treatment: Developing new and improved treatments for eye diseases and conditions
The lead applicant/s must be affiliated with a UK academic or research institution. The award provides 250,000 GBP over 3 years.
Abstracts are due on June 21, 2023 and invited full applications are due on November 1, 2023.