Limited Submission funding opportunity: Brain Research Foundation Fay/Frank Seed Grant – LOI due Nov. 4

Brain Research Foundation is inviting eligible US institutions to nominate one (1) faculty member to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program by January 7, 2020. To be eligible, the PI must be a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor working in the field of neuroscience. 

Brain Research Foundation’s Seed Grant Program was founded in 1981 with the goal of providing start-up money for new and innovative research projects that have the potential to become competitive for an NIH grant or other external funding sources. Our goal is to have this grant succeed in opening future opportunities for research, collaboration and scientific advancement.

View a PDF version of the 2020 SG Guidelines. For additional information, please visit the sponsor’s Frequently Asked Questions page.  

To be considered as WSU’s applicant for this funding opportunity, please apply through the InfoReady system by midnight on November 4, 2019. You will be asked to provide a one-page Letter of Intent and abbreviated CV. Click HERE to submit your materials for consideration. (NOTE: If you are unable to open this website directly from this link, please copy and paste the following website address in to a different browser such as Google Chrome: Materials will be reviewed and notification will be sent shortly thereafter. 
If you have questions about limited submissions, please contact 

Contact info

Julie O'Connor

Director, Research Communications
Phone: 313-577-8845