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Evelyn V. Hess, MD, MACP, MACR Award

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Researcher
for Advanced Work in the Study of Lupus

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Lupus Foundation of America (LFA)

Deadline Date:

08/16/19 5:00 PM EST


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Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International researcher for advanced work in the study of lupus. The award is granted to a basic or clinical investigator who has a body of work over at least 15 years which advances the understanding of the diagnosis, treatment, epidemiology, pathophysiology, or etiology of lupus.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 186497

Estimated Size of Grant:

The winner will receive a personal award in the amount of $5,000 USD. He or she will also be honored during the Lupus Foundation of America’s Evelyn V. Hess Awards Reception at the 2019 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, and will have the opportunity to give a brief acceptance speech.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates for this award must meet the following criteria:
- Have a MD or PhD.
- Have an established career of outstanding achievement in basic or clinical research in lupus.
- Have an academic appointment at the level of Professor or its academic equivalent.
- Have been in the lupus research field for at least 15 years.

Pre-Application Information:

The awardee is required to attend the Lupus Foundation of America’s Evelyn V. Hess Awards Reception at the 2019 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. Posthumous nominations will not be considered.

Once the online nomination is submitted, send the nominee’s most up-to-date NIH Biosketch to Ashley Marion.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Online Nomination:

Ashley Marion

Lupus Foundation of America, Inc.
2121 K Street NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20037

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