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STRIKE FOR SIGHT

December 10, 2017

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2018 Fight for Sight Grant Applicant Information

2018 Fight for Sight-Lirot Summer Student Fellowship: Due December 31, 2017
A $2,500 grant to support a clinical research project done in Israel by an undergraduate or graduate
student under the supervision of a senior mentor.

2018 Fight for Sight Summer Student Fellowships: Due Febuary 15, 2018
Summer Student Fellowships are available to undergraduate, graduate and medical students from the United States interested in pursuing eye-related or basic research. These $2,500 grants are given for 2-3 months of full-time research, usually done during July-August, under the supervision of a faculty mentor. Awardees must carry out the research while enrolled in a course of study at the sponsoring institution.
Students receiving stipends from other sources are generally not eligible.

FFS's portal for 2018 Summer Student Fellowships is open as of October 1, 2017. It may be accessed through our website application page.

All applications must be completed and submitted by midnight Eastern Time on the dates cited above.

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