|The Research Grant Program began in 1997 out of a desire to fund research toward diagnoses, treatments, and cures for mitochondrial disease. Since the program began, the UMDF has funded over $5 million of research.
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In 2007, the UMDF awarded more than $1 million in research grants. Awarded funds are disbursed over the one, two, or three year life of the grant. Proposals are considered during a one-year grant cycle.
|July 1, 2007||Grant cycle opens|
September 14, 2007
|Letters of Intent due|
|Early January 2008||LOI decision letters mailed; DO NOT contact UMDF for results|
|February 20, 2008||Solicited proposals due|
|July 2008||Projects funded|
If you have any questions, would like additional information or are unable to download the Letter of Intent, please contact Jean Bassett at 1-888-317-UMDF (8633) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to receiving your Letter of Intent.