NephCure Grant Program

NephCure Kidney International-NEPTUNE Ancillary Studies Grant Program

NephCure Kidney International (NKI) announces a research grant program to support investigator-initiated studies that employ NEPTUNE resources to advance clinical and translational research in glomerular disease. The program is open to all scientists, including those within and outside of the NEPTUNE Consortium. Proposed projects are limited to those that can be used to generate feasibility data to support advancement of promising future studies and projects to develop clinical assays, or protocols, or early phase clinical trials. NKI will provide funding of up to $150,000 direct cost per project after a competitive process to select the most meritorious project.

STATUS: Recruiting

DUE DATE: Letter of Intent must be submitted by January 20, 2020.


Any administrative concerns can be addressed to:


Tina Mainieri

NEPTUNE Project Manager


Division of Nephrology

University of Michigan
1150 W Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-5657


Phone: (734) 615-5020


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This consortium is part of RDCRN, an initiative of ORDRNCATS