The 2013 RCOphth - IGA Research Award is now open; the deadline for applications is 31 January 2013.
The maximum available to one applicant is £50,000 but the grant may be divided into multiple smaller awards depending on the quality of applications.
Applicants may be trainees seeking support for a fellowship or senior researchers seeking a grant for a project. Applications are invited from departments and individuals based in UK or Eire but the research studies may be carried out elsewhere.
Animal experimentation is specifically excluded from work supported by the International Glaucoma Association Fellowships.
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Congratulations to the 2012 IGA-RCOphth Awards winners
Rupert Bourne, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Vision & Eye Research Unit, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge
Electronic National Ophthalmology Glaucoma Database Audit (ENGAGE)
Anthony King, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon & Honorary Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Division of Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham
Evaluation of inflammatory markers in patients on topical anti-glaucoma drop therapy - a comparative trial of preserved and non-preserved primary medical treatment in patient with advanced glaucoma
Dr Naushin Waseem, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Genetics, UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, London
Identification of genes for pigment dispersion syndrome by next generation sequencing
Download a grant application form here: IGA-RCOphth Award Application Form 2013