The Research Award from The Gerber Foundation provides funding for research conducted in the USA that addresses the quality of life of infants and young children in the areas of health, nutrition, care and development. Investigators must be based at tax-exempt organization as defined under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3) and not private foundations under Internal Revenue Code 509. Applicants may apply for up to 350,000 USD over a period of up to 3 years.
There are two assessment rounds per year with the following closing dates:
- Concept Papers: May 15 and November 15 of each year by 4 pm ET.
- Full Proposals: February 15 and August 15 of each year by 4 pm ET.