Our first grant for UK research into aniridia

Man pointing at projection showing a large eye

We are thrilled to announce a grant for research into aniridia!

Aniridia Network UK has partnered with charity Fight For Sight to each contribute half the money to a £15,000 grant.

The money is only available to UK academic or medical institutions.
Get more details about and apply for the grant

Applications must be made by 5pm on Tuesday 27 March 2018.

Chair of Aniridia Network UK Trustee Board and Head of Knowledge and Services Katie said

“This is the first time we have offered a grant of any kind. It is a very exciting milestone for us and chance to make a big impact. I do hope that we will be able to offer more awards focused on aniridia in future.”

Please share this opportunity with any eye doctors you know so we can get the best ideas submitted.

Let us know in the comments below what you think should be researched.

About Aniridia Network

A charity support group for people with the genetic visual impairment aniridia and their families in the UK and Ireland. Our vision is that people with/associated with aniridia are hopeful, confident, supported and well informed regarding aniridia. Founded in 2000. First registered as a charity in 2011 and fully in 2018.
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