We offer funding for Alzheimer's drug discovery and preclinical development, clinical trials, and biomarker development research. Visit our Research Priorities for specific information about our interests.

Our funding is open to:
• Researchers, clinicians, and postdoctoral fellows
• Working in academia and biotechnology companies
• Based in the U.S. and worldwide

The ADDF currently accepts grant proposals through the following RFPs. (For returning grantees, we accept proposals for follow-on funding and renewals.)


Clinical Trials for Frontotemporal Degeneration RFP

Purpose:

Supports clinical trials of novel or repurposed drugs for FTD and related disorders (bvFTD, PPA, PSP, CBD, FTD/ALS) through a partnership with The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration.

Avg. Duration:

1-3 years

Avg. Award:

$500,000-$2,000,000

Next Deadlines: (1/year)

Letter of Intent: November 15, 2016
Invited Full Proposal: February 15, 2017

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Preclinical Drug Discovery RFP

Purpose:

Seeks to fill the critical translational funding gap between basic research and later stage drug development by funding promising preclinical drug discovery and biomarker development programs relevant to Alzheimer's disease, related dementias and cognitive aging.

Avg. Duration:

1-2 years

Avg. Award:

$150,000-$600,000

Next Deadlines: (4/year)

Letter of Intent: November 18, 2016
Invited Full Proposal: December 9, 2016

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Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials (PACT)

Purpose:

Designed to increase the number of novel and repurposed treatments tested in humans for Alzheimer's disease, related dementias and cognitive aging. It funds biomarker-based, proof-of-concept pilot clinical trials for Alzheimer's, as well as Phase 1 safety testing and IND-enabling studies to accelerate new drugs into trials.

Avg. Duration:

Varies

Avg. Award:

Up to $3 million

Next Deadlines: (4/year)

Letter of Intent: November 18, 2016
Invited Full Proposal: December 9, 2016

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ADDF/NIH RFP

Purpose:

The RFP supports NIA and NINDS grant proposals in NIH format that were scored but not funded, which fall within our mission and research priorities.

Avg. Duration:

1-2 years

Avg. Award:

Varies

Next Deadline:

Proposals accepted on a rolling basis

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