Grant Status: Research Awards

Alagille Syndrome Accelerator Award

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve and impact our personal and professional lives. We want to assure our trustees, reviewers, and grantee communities that our TMF staff continues to provide high quality biomedical research grantmaking services. We will do our part to help manage any potential challenges and continue supporting research to the extent that… Read more »

Jeffress Trust Awards Program in Research Advancing Health Equity

The Jeffress Trust Awards Office Hours session was held on Thursday, January 11, 2024. This informational session gave applicants an overview of the program and answered general questions about the program. A recording of the presentation is available here. The Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust, founded in 1981 by Robert M. Jeffress… Read more »

Harold S. Geneen Charitable Trust Awards Program for Coronary Heart Disease Research

SUPPORTING TRANSLATIONAL HEART DISEASE RESEARCH Program Focus and Overview: The Harold S. Geneen Charitable Trust Awards Program for Coronary Heart Disease Research supports research in the area of the prevention of coronary heart disease or circulatory failure, and improving care for these patients. The Program focuses on basic and translational scientific research. Clinical studies are… Read more »

Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust – Transformational Awards Program

BRIDGE SUPPORT FOR FALK CATALYST AWARDEES The Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust was created by Marian Falk in 1979 to support biomedical research. Mrs. Falk sought to fund “medical research to improve treatments of the past and eventually find cures for diseases for which no definite cure is known.” Bank of America,… Read more »

Deborah Munroe Noonan Memorial Research Fund

IMPROVING THE LIVES OF CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH DISABILITIES _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Noonan Fund Office Hours session was held on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. This informational session gave applicants an overview of the program and answered general questions about the program. A recording of the Office Hours presentation is available here.  The… Read more »

Edward N. and Della L. Thome Memorial Foundation Awards Program in Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Discovery Research

The Thome Foundation Office Hours session was held on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. This informational session gave applicants an overview of the program and answered general questions about the program. A recording of the Office Hours presentation is available here.  SUPPORTING INNOVATIVE DRUG DISCOVERY RESEARCH IN ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE The… Read more »

Edward N. and Della L. Thome Memorial Foundation Awards Program in Age-Related Macular Degeneration Research

ADDRESSING THE LEADING CAUSE OF BLINDNESS IN OLDER ADULTS The Edward N. & Della L. Thome Memorial Foundation was created in 2002 to advance the health of older adults through the support of direct service projects and medical research on diseases and disorders affecting older adults. In keeping with the Foundation’s mission, the goal of… Read more »

Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust – Catalyst Awards Program

SUPPORTING HIGH-RISK, HIGH-REWARD TRANSFORMATIVE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH The Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust was created by Marian Falk in 1979 to support biomedical research. Mrs. Falk sought to fund “medical research to improve treatments of the past and eventually find cures for diseases for which no definite cure is known.” Bank of America, N.A., serves… Read more »