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Pain Research Awards

Applications for the 2024 Rita Allen Foundation Scholars Award in Pain are open through December 14, 2023. Since 2009, the Rita Allen Foundation has provided a special award for early-career leaders in basic pain research whose work holds high potential for uncovering new pathways to improve the treatment of chronic…

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Announcing the 2023 Rita Allen Foundation Scholars

Pioneering early-career biomedical scientists selected for $3.15 million in research investments. The Rita Allen Foundation has selected its 2023 class of Rita Allen Foundation Scholars, celebrating nine early-career leaders in the biomedical sciences whose research holds exceptional promise for revealing new pathways to advance human health. The selected Scholars…

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Rita Allen Foundation Supports Civic Science Journalism Cross-Field Collaborations

The Rita Allen Foundation and the Center for Cooperative Media are pleased to announce recipients of the Cross-field Collaboration Civic Science Journalism pilot initiative to seed and support new civic science journalism efforts and relationships. This new initiative stems from pioneering work that the Foundation and partners have been leading to create a culture of…

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Civic Science Fellows Program Invites Applications to Host a 2024–25 Fellow

The Civic Science Fellows program is announcing opportunities to become a Civic Science Fellow host partner for our next cohort, which will begin in March 2024. Innovative organizations are invited to apply to the Civic Science Fellows program to build engagement around anticipatory, emerging topics in science and technology, where…

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