Huntington’s Disease Society of America

HDSA is committed to sponsoring innovative lines of scientific inquiry into Huntington's Disease (HD) biology by young researchers with a desire in making HD part of their career plan. Application Deadline: March 14

Berman/Topper Huntington's Disease Career Development Fellowship

The Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) believes we must ensure that the pipeline of passionate and bright HD scientists and clinicians remains full, a vision that is shared by the Berman and Topper families. With that in mind and with their support, HDSA is committed to sponsoring innovative lines of scientific inquiry into HD biology by young researchers with a desire in making HD part of their career plan. The goal of this new program is to develop the next generation of passionate and innovative HD scientists.  This is a three year grant mechanism to provide support for young scientists to work collaboratively with their mentors and other committed HD health professionals to help develop the fellow into an independent HD leader.  Awards up to $80,000/year.

Application Deadline: March 14, 2016

For more information visit their website: http://hdsa.org/bermantopperfellowship/