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2021 CDMD Appel Seed Grant Award

The Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is NOW Soliciting Abstracts for the 2021 CDMD Appel Seed Grant Award

The Appel Seed Grant was established in honor of Josh Bohbot to encourage research relevant to Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy at UCLA CDMD. 

  • 35k is available each year for 1 meritorious exploratory project aimed at generating critical preliminary data sufficient for securing follow-up funding for novel ideas.
  • Funding will be available for the period of January 2021-December 2021.
  • The recipient may be asked to meet with the Appels and CDMD directors to describe their success


Faculty or senior scientists interested in applying should send a bio sketch and a 1-page proposal including; abstract, aims, and significance to DMD.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT IS 5PM November 16th.

Please send materials to Amy Martin amymartin@ucla.edu 

NO LATER than 5pm on November 16, 2020.

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