Grants

 

**2014 GENERAL grant application is available CLICK HERE to download the RFP**

**2014 IMPACT grant application is available CLICK HERE to download the RFP**

 

Background and Criteria

 

DYSTONIA

The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation provides support for basic and clinical research in dystonia. Proposals submitted can be considered high risk and may be submitted without preliminary data. Proposals designed to collect pilot data in preparation for a government or other large grant applications are encouraged.

 

PARKINSON’S DISEASE

The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation provides support for basic and clinical research in Parkinson’s disease. Proposals submitted can be considered high risk and may be submitted without preliminary data. Proposals designed to collect pilot data in preparation for a government or other large grant applications are encouraged.

 

INTERFACE BETWEEN DYSTONIA & PARKINSON’S DISEASE

The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation provides support for basic and clinical research in the interface between dystonia and Parkinson’s disease. Proposals should be focused on dystonia or dyskinesias in Parkinson’s disease. Proposals submitted can be considered high risk and may be submitted without preliminary data. Proposals designed to collect pilot data in preparation for a government or other large grant applications are encouraged.

 

DYSTONIA IMPACT

For 2013, The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation is releasing a new Dystonia Impact RFP. The Foundation seeks applications to provide substantial support for research that has the potential to transform dystonia research. The major goal of this RFP is to provide support for a bold new direction in dystonia research. This grant will be in the amount of $100,000 and we will fund one grant at this level.

 

For further information about all of the grant criteria and applications, please contact Rachelle Robert at rrobert@bsdpf.org.