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|Name:||Chronic Illness Self-Management in Children and Adolescents|
|Sponsoring Organization:||National Institutes of Health|
|Grant Website:||Grant Information|
|Description:||The Chronic Illness Self-Management in Children and Adolescents grant program funds research to improve self-management and quality of life in children and adolescents, ages 8-21, with chronic illnesses. Research related to socio-cultural, environmental, and behavioral mechanisms that contribute to successful and ongoing self-management of chronic illnesses in children is encouraged.
Awards of up to $50,000 a year, for two years, are available. Eligible organizations include public and private institutions of higher education, nonprofits, for-profit organizations, government agencies at all levels and faith-based or community-based organizations.
Please contact the National Institutes of Health directly for complete program information and application guidelines: