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  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.
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Join us at ARVO 2019.
The Annual Fight for Sight Weisenfeld Reception

This year we honor:

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The date for the 2019 Lights-On Gala has been announced. The event will be Monday, October 28th, 2019.
We hope everyone will join us for another remarkable evening.


"Save Your Vision" Month
This March the American Optometric Association urges you to be current with your eye exams. Adults ages 18-60 should have one every two years; Seniors, every year. "At risk" adults should have more frequent exams.
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Fight for Sight Grant Applicant Information

Fight for Sight’s 2019 Post-Doctoral Award, Grant-in-Aid and Summer Student Fellowship applications are being accepted for review by deadlines specific to the grant. Grant recipients will be announced in the spring. Please watch the website for information about Fight for Sight’s 2019 grant program.


Applications for the Summer Student award is due February 15th

All applications must be completed and submitted online by midnight Eastern Time.  

You may begin your online application on our Grant Applications page.

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