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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic investigators for research on suicide and suicide prevention. Some applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. The Funding Source has a strong interest in research related to survivors of suicide loss. Priority will be given to proposals that address diversity and evaluation of technological tools for suicide prevention.
Innovation grants are offered in six categories:
AFSP suicide research grants program priority areas for 2020–2022:
GrantWatch ID#: 163155
- Distinguished Investigator Grants: Up to $125,000 over 2 years
- Standard Research Grants: Up to $100,000 over 2 years
- Linked Standard Research Grants: Up to $450,000 over 2 years
- Young Investigator Grants: Up to $90,000 over 2 years
- Postdoctoral Research Fellowships: Up to $120,000 over 2 years. (Salary of $50,000 per year. Allowance of $10,000 per year.)
- Pilot Grants: Up to $30,000 over 2 years
New grantees must begin their studies within 6 months of the approved start date. Failure to begin the study within this time frame may result in withdrawal of the grant award.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
General Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
120 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
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