USA: Refinement and Environmental Enrichment grants offered
The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) is offering grants of up to $7,500 to develop and test innovative methods of refinement and/or environmental enrichment to improve the lives of animals in research. To qualify for the award, applicants must be based in and the project must be conducted in the United States. Proposals may be part of other research projects, but should be broadly applicable and must be completed within one year (shorter durations are encouraged). Anticipated award notification date will be January 5, 2015, with awards starting about February 1, 2015.
Proposals which inflict avoidable stress or anticipate killing animals will not be funded.
Application deadline: December 1, 2014.
More information: http://awionline.org/eeaward
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