BrightFocus Foundation Standard Award: Alzheimer’s Disease Research Program

Application Deadline: November 1, 2022

BrightFocus provides research funds for U.S. domestic as well as international researchers pursuing pioneering research leading to greater understanding, prevention, and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

BrightFocus is committed to supporting scientists from diverse backgrounds to foster creativity and innovation in addressing complex scientific challenges. We strongly encourage applications from individuals who are from groups underrepresented in the field of Alzheimer’s disease research.

Standard Awards

The standard award provides significant funding for researchers who have already generated some amount of preliminary data but are often required to demonstrate additional, significant progress before they can apply to governmental or industrial funding agencies.

  • Award Amount: $300,000
  • Duration: 3 years

For more information, please visit BrightFocus Standard Award. Please email Meredith Fogleman,, if you are interested in applying for this opportunity.