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National Ataxia Foundation

2023 AAC

Now Accepting LOIs for 2022 Ataxia Research Grants

NAF is committed to providing the resources to fund research needed to develop treatments and therapies for people with Ataxia. We fund research studies ranging from $35,000-$100,000 per study. We are accepting Letters of Intent for research grants through late September and early October on proposalCENTRAL
For more information visit If you have questions, contact Beth Bowerman, NAF Research Services Coordinator, at

LOI Deadlines

  • Seed Money Grant – 9/21/21
  • Young Investigator Award – 9/28/21
  • Post-Doc Fellowship Award – 10/5/21
  • Pioneer SCA3 Translational Research Award – 10/5/21

Funding Information

  • Seed Money Grant – Up to $50,000
  • Young Investigator Award – Up to $50,000
  • Pioneer SCA3 Translational Research Award – $100,000
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award – Up to $35,000

Grant Process

  • Create a proposalCENTRAL account.
  • Submit a LOI that contains a full title and one-page scientific abstract of your research proposal.
  • Once your LOI is accepted, submit your application through proposalCENTRAL.
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