Recent Grants

News and Stories

Health Grants Made in 2017

Alzheimer’s Association/National Office Chicago, IL

$150,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

For: Support for Early-Career Investigators through the International Research Grant Program

American Cancer Society, Inc./Northeast Region New York, NY

$250,000Payment Date: 12/11/2017

For: Programs in the Northwest New Jersey Region-$30,000; National Home Office-Extramural Research support in immunotherapy-$220,000

American Diabetes Association Research Foundation, Inc. Arlington, VA

$40,000Payment Date: 10/31/2017

Toward the final-year funding of Dr. Diana E. Stanescu’s Junior Faculty Development Award to improve the function of stem cell-derived beta cells

Cancer Research Institute, Inc. New York, NY

$75,000Payment Date: 4/30/2017

For: The Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Children’s Hospital Corporation Boston, MA

$175,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

Toward the F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center, specifically the Innovation and Education Fund

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Short Hills, NJ

$150,000Payment Date: 12/11/2017

For: Continued support of the work of Drs. Sam Pfaff and Chet Moritz through the International Research Consortium on Spinal Cord Injury

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cold Spring Harbor, NY

$100,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

Toward the continued operation of the Preclinical Experimental Therapeutics (PET) facility

Hospital For Special Surgery New York, NY

$80,000Payment Date: 9/15/2017

For: Support of research directed toward better treatment and prevention of osteoarthritis

JDRF International New York, NY

$200,000Payment Date: 9/15/2017

Toward Beta Cell Restoration and Beta Cell Replacement research

Overlook Foundation Summit, NJ

$40,000Payment Date: 12/22/2017

For: Support of the Neuroscience Institute at Overlook Medical Center

Rutgers University Foundation/Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey New Brunswick, NJ

$100,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

Toward the Translational Cancer Research Fellowship program

Scheie Eye Institute Philadelphia, PA

$100,000Payment Date: 4/4/2017

For: Capital equipment for the F.M. Kirby Center for Molecular Ophthalmology-$100,000 in 2016 and 2017

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc./New Jersey Chapter Cranford, NJ

$125,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

For: Ongoing Acute Myeloid Leukemia research within the Beat AML Initiative

The Rockefeller University New York, NY

$125,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

Toward the purchase of a VisiTech (VT) i-SIM (instant structured illumination microscope)

Yale University/School of Medicine New Haven, CT

$140,000Payment Date: 4/28/2017

Toward operational costs of the CNNR Imaging Facility

Program Area Total: $1,850,000