Institute Grant Deadlines Fast Approaching!

The Institute for Research on Gambling Disordersoffers three types of project grantsto support research on gambling disorders, and important deadlines for two of these categories are fast approaching. We are expecting to award more than $300,000 this year to researchers in all stages of their careers through a competitive grant-making process.

The first deadline is for ourLarge Grants, which provide up to $75,000 per year over a period of 24 months to support discrete, specified research projects. The letter of intent for these grants is due May 1, 2010 and applications are due Sept. 1, 2010. Instructions for the letter of intent and application can be downloaded on theLarge Grants page.

The next impending deadline is for ourExploration Grants, which provide $5,000 over a period of 12 months and are intended to support pilot studies or other small projects. Applications are due June 1, 2010. Download the application instructions (in PDF form) on theExplorations Grants page.

In addition, ourSeed Grants, which provide up to $25,000 over a period of 12 months, are intended for larger pilot studies or small self-contained studies. Applications are due July 1, 2010. Download the application instructions on theSeed Grants page.

For examples of previously funded studies, follow the link to the Funded Project Grants page. Please feel free to discuss or ask questions in the comments section below, or contactChristine Reillydirectly with any specific questions about the application process.

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