Pediatric Low Grade Astrocytoma Foundation (PLGA) recebe propostas para financiamento de projetos de pesquisa na área de câncer cerebral infantil.
The Pediatric Low Grade Astrocytoma Foundation (PLGA) is a non-profit organization, founded in 2007 by a group of dedicated parents, physicians and friends to improve the treatment, quality of life, and long-term outlook for children with brain tumors through research, support, education, and advocacy. The number one priority of PLGA Foundation is to act as a catalyst for researchers world-wide to turn their attention to the area of PLGA brain tumor research and to award Research Grants for the most promising programs and studies which will lead to a better understanding of the causes of PLGA as well as the creation of more effective brain tumor treatments and a cure for pediatric low grade astrocytoma tumors.
Data Limite The grant cycle is an on-going process throughout the year.
Elegibilidade Investigators from all over the world are invited to apply.
Valor Financiado The foundation does not have a standard project grant amount.
Prazo de Execução Funding can be awarded over one, two or three year period.
Proposals related to basic and translational projects (NIH definition of translational research: the process of applying ideas, insights, and discoveries generated through basic scientific inquiry to the treatment or prevention of human disease) that can advance understanding of the underlying biology of the development and treatment of PLGA tumors will be considered. Investigators in the early years of their careers are encouraged to apply.
PLGA Foundation will also consider funding start-up, dedicated PLGA research programs at specific medical institutions (see PLGA Research Program at Dana Farber Cancer Institute for an example of such program).
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