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Grant Opportunities

Craig H Neilsen Foundation: Psychosocial Research Funding

The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation’s Psychosocial Research (PSR) grants cycle is now open. Eligible organizations conducting research to address psychological and social factors that affect health, functioning and quality of life for people living with SCI are encouraged to apply. Award amounts in this competitive grants process range from $150,000 to $400,000. To learn about the different funding categories, research goals, and how to apply, visit the Neilsen Foundation website ( to review the PSR Application Guide. Interested applicants must submit a required Letter of Intent by March 23, 2018.


Paralyzed Veterans of America Spinal Cord Injury Research Foundation

Paralyzed Veterans of America Spinal Cord Injury Research Foundation funds grants to promote innovative research to find treatments and cures for paralysis, and support efforts to improve lives of individuals with SCI/D until treatments are found. In addition, the Foundation funds SCI Fellowships to encourage young researchers to specialize in the area of spinal cord research. Awards will be made in November, 2018 for the funding period January 1, 2019 – December 30, 2020. Research Grants: $75,000–$150,000 (for one or two years). Proposals are accepted int the following areas: • Basic Science • Clinical Applications • Design & Development • Post-Doctoral Fellowships. Grant application period opens April 1, 2018. All applications must be submitted online by July 1, 2018. Apply at:  Late applications will not be accepted.