The Epilepsy Research Connection (ERC) is a growing group of non-profit and government organizations focused on providing funding for epilepsy related research. The ERC website provides a single place for researchers to search for funding.
The ERC is a collaborative effort of multiple ELC organizations with development funding provided by the American Epilepsy Society.
Upcoming Funding Opportunities
SUDEP Institute Challenge: FINAL MILESTONE (#3): Developing Predictive Biomarkers of Epilepsy Sz
Each year, more than 1 out of 1,000 people with epilepsy die from sudden unexpected death in epilepsy, known as SUDEP. If seizures are not controlled, the risk increases to 1 out of 150.
One way the Epilepsy Foundation SUDEP Institute is trying to save lives and end SUDEP is with a series of four multidisciplinary prize challenges.
1. The fir...
The American Epilepsy Society is committed to nurturing and supporting fellows in the field of epilepsy. The goal of the AES Fellows Program is to encourage epilepsy fellows in training to attend the AES Annual Meeting where they will be exposed to the latest updates in clinical and basic science research. Up to 95 fellows may be accepted to this p...
Susan S. Spencer Clinical Research Training Fellowship in Epilepsy
This $150,000 two-year award provides support to fellows and/or new faculty to pursue a career in patient-oriented research. The award is offered in honor of the late Susan S Spencer, MD, an internationally renowned epileptologist and past president of the American Epilepsy Society. It is jointly supported by the American Epilepsy Society, the Amer...
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