University of Northern Iowa

Pediatric Research/Prevention of Disease

Program: Grants Program (Pediatric Research/Prevention of Disease)

Agency: Thrasher Research Fund

Next Deadline: March 07, 2014

Provides grants for pediatric medical research and supports a variety of research topics important to children’s health worldwide. E.W. "Al" Thrasher Awards (rolling deadlines) purpose is to improve children’s health through medical research, with an emphasis on projects that have the potential to translate into clinically meaningful results within a few years. Early Career Awards (concept submissions due 3/7, 9/12) encourage the development of medical research in child health by awarding small grants to new researchers. 30 awards will be made in 2014. See for details. Email:

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