RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM - AWARDS TO BE ANNOUNCED JANUARY 2020
New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) has received 156 applications from faculty and staff at affiliated organizations (Kessler Foundation, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Princeton University, Rowan University, Rutgers University and Stevens Institute of Technology) for its Research Grant Program. Grants up to $35,000 each will be given to advance health-related research projects that have the potential to make a positive impact on health.
More than $1 million was awarded in the last funding cycle of this competitive program. Each of the 31 selected projects (out of a total applicant pool of 183) received $35,000 to advance their health-related research.
Grants were awarded to research projects targeting a variety of health-related areas including traumatic brain injury, cancer treatments, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, dexterity in stroke patients, opiate abuse and bionic limbs.
Since inception, NJHF has awarded more than $58 million in research grants to promote innovate research projects in New Jersey.