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Fight for Sight: Small Grants and Project Grants

  Thursday, 01 Jul 2021 | Funding Deadline

Fight for Sight is a UK charity funding cutting-edge science to bring about new treatments to transform the lives of people affected by sight loss. They fund early stage research that leads to big breakthroughs.

The following awards are open for application:

  • Project Grant Awards: Applications are invited for stand-alone projects which aim to address sight loss caused by any eye disease or condition. Applications are particularly encouraged which are relevant to their strategic priorities: (1) Age-related macular degeneration; (2) Glaucoma; (3) Inherited eye diseases; (4) Sight loss linked to other diseases (multi-morbidities)

Deadline: 01 July 2021

  • Small Grants Awards: Offer competitive funding to support small feasibility studies and pilot studies as well as facilitate the generation of preliminary data. The aim is to make novel research ideas more competitive for larger follow-on funding.

Deadline: 05 August 2021