August 15, 2016
The 2016 Million Dollar Bike Ride Pilot Grant Program for rare disease research is now open and offering 28 research grant opportunities focusing on rare diseases. This program is offered through the Orphan Disease Center at the University of Pennsylvania. It provides a one-year grant to support research related to a rare disease represented in the 2016 Million Dollar Bike Ride. Number of awards and dollar amounts vary per disease based on fundraising totals by each disease team. This RFA is open to the entire international community. All individuals holding a faculty-level appointment at an academic institution or a senior scientific position at a non-profit institution or foundation are eligible to respond to this RFA. Letters of Interest (LOIs) are due no later than Friday, September 16, 2016 by 8pm EST.
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