Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA): Inviting Applications to improve the health of lesbians and other sexual minority women (SMW) and their families through research

Donor Name: Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA)
Fund name: Lesbian Health Fund

Funding brief: The Lesbian Health Fund (LHF), a program of GLMA, is currently accepting applications for the Spring LHF Grant Cycle. The mission of the Lesbian Health Fund is to improve the health of lesbians and other sexual minority women (SMW) and their families through research.

Research Areas:  While many areas in the field of lesbian health need more attention, here are the areas which we believe are especially important for improving the health of lesbians, other sexual minority women, and their families.
Understanding social, family, and interpersonal influences as sources of stress or support
Eliminating inequalities in health care, including barriers to care, and improving quality of care and utilization rates
Development and testing of interventions to address mental and physical health needs of lesbians and other SMW, including but not limited to depression, identity related issues, eating disorders, substance abuse, obesity, cancer risks, cardiovascular disease and sexually transmitted infections
Sexual and reproductive health, including family & parenting issues

Deadline: Application Deadline for Spring Cycle: The deadlines for receipt of applications is May 1, 2017 at 11:59pm EST.

Funding details link: http://www.glma.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.ViewPage&PageID=922

Budget limit: LHF grants typically range from $10,000 – $20,000.

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Submission mail: lhf@glma.org

Other important link:
Guideline: http://glma.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=document.viewdocument&ID=CEB9FEE4B8DD8B7F4F7575376BD476C3D56FCC7E8754A2481BBE15B6C5A1F57FC0731320B03D2F5E1022F1C15602FBEA
LHF’s Conflict of Interest Policy: http://www.glma.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.viewPage&pageID=878

How to apply: Please compile all items into one document. Number all pages and PDF the document.  Send the PDFed document and the abstract (as a Word file) in one email to: LHF Program Manager, lhf@glma.org.

 

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