August 1, 2014

Extramural Award Application

Applications due: February 1, 2016
Next Grant Period: July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2018

Eligibility: Young or established NON-DUKE investigators proposing new or novel research.

To apply please submit:

(1) Applicant’s curriculum vitae

(2) A one to two page proposal stating the nature of the research project, a description of the work to be done, the potential impact of the knowledge gained and its relationship to Alzheimer’s Disease.

(3) A detailed Broad Extramural Award budget form describing how the funds would be spent on the project.

(4) A copy of the applicant’s organization’s most recent determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service stating that the organization is exempt from federal income tax.

It is the policy of the Foundation that no more than 10% of the annual award be apportioned to the institutional overhead costs. The Foundation also requests recognition on any publication emanating from funded research.

Please submit applications ELECTRONICALLY to no later than February 1, 2016.  If you do not receive an acknowledgement of your email within 48 hours, please contact Kay McHenry at (919) 385-3185 or

Application Materials