On May 3rd, 2014, Team NTSAD rode in the Million Dollar Bike Ride which raised funds for research through the University of Pennsylvania's Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy (CODRT). As a result the CODRT announced a Request for Applications (RFA) for a $35,000 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tay-Sachs, Sandhoff, GM-1, or Canavan disease.
Read more about ODC Funding.
The Timeline for the RFA/grant Program is as follows:
Pre-application deadline: September 15, 2014, documents are to be uploaded no later than 5pm.
Invitation to submit a Full-application by September 18, 2014
Full-application deadline: October 15, 2014 (by invitation only) documents are to be uploaded no later than 5pm
Anticipated start date: December 1, 2014
All applicants must become a member in the Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy to participate in this RFA. P