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Each year at this time we ask our friends, fellow vision scientists, and patrons to help us in our mission to support vision researchers early in their careers. All of our efforts are fueled by your generosity and support. Thank you!


Fight for Sight
Grant Applicant Information

  Learn more about Fight for Sight Grants and Awards on our Grants, Research Award Types or Guidelines pages. You may begin your online application on our Grant Applications page.

Applications for the FFS/NANOS award are due September 15th
Applications for the Post-Doctoral and Grants-in-Aid award are due November 15th
Applications for the FFS-Lirot award are due January 31 - EXTENDED!
Applications for the Summer Student award are due February 15th.
All applications must be completed and submitted online by midnight Eastern Time.  

Grant recipients will be announced in the spring. Please watch the website for information about Fight for Sight’s 2019 - 2020 grant program.

All material submitted becomes the property of Fight for Sight. Late or incomplete applications will not be reviewed.


  Help us continue our more than seven-decade mission of supporting and inspiring eye and vision research by funding promising scientists early in their careers.  

The lives of thousands of families are improved through Fight for Sight sponsored research.
Please help us with a contribution of any size.