The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) introduced that beginning in Could, purposes will start being accepted for its 2021 Hair Loss and Alopecia Initiative in Analysis (HAIR) Grant Program.
These grants shall be awarded to dermatologists, researchers and trainees within the U.S. to assist fund fundamental, translational, and/or scientific analysis tasks that particularly handle the gaps in hair issues analysis, particularly in numerous populations.
The grant program is providing one $200,000 grant, funded at $100,000 per yr for 2 years (first installment to be paid in 2021) for analysis on central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA). Different accessible grants embrace one $100,000 grant, three $50,000 grants, one $25,000 grant, and one $10,000 grant.
In line with the AAD, precedence for the $10,000 – $100,000 grants shall be given to analysis on CCCA, racial variations or disparities in care, hair issues in pores and skin of coloration, androgenetic alopecia in ladies, lichen planopilaris, frontal fibrosing alopecia, environmental/genetic elements in hair loss, and the position of diet in hair loss, all of which have been historically underfunded in medical analysis.
These are can apply for the grants beginning Could 14, 2021. Extra details about the HAIR Grant Program together with eligibility standards, selective course of, and software data could be discovered at AAD.org