The Foundation Fighting Blindness

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The Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) is thrilled to announce the Restore Vision 20/20 Initiative, which is a new $2.5 million funding commitment to drive the development of therapies for people living with late-stage retinal degenerative diseases.

Please review the Restore Vision 20/20 Initiative General Guidelines and Letter of Intent form for further details. The full application package will be forthcoming.

Deadlines
April 3, 2017: Deadline to submit Letter of Intent (using the button below)
April 14, 2017: Applicants informed of eligibility to submit full proposal
July 28, 2017: Deadline to submit Full Proposal
October 1, 2017: Funding begins

Restore Vision 20/20 Initiative General Guidelines PDF

Letter of Intent form PDF

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Contact Information

William Maurice
Research Funding Officer, Health & Life Sciences
william.maurice@utoronto.ca | (416) 946-5926

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