The Research Grant from the PKD Foundation supports researchers worldwide working on polycystic kidney disease. The foundation seeks to fund projects that address:
- Basic research — to enhance understanding of molecular basis of PKD and its pathobiology
- Translational research — to accelerate development of predictive and therapeutic strategies for PKD
- Clinical research — such as small pilot studies
- Epidemiology/data analysis research
Applicants must hold an MD or PhD and a faculty appointment at the host research institution, which may be anywhere in the world. Applicants may apply for up to 80,000 USD/year for up to 2 years.
The next applications open on July 1, 2023. Letters of intent are due on August 14, 2023 and invited full applications are due in January 2024.