Funding Opportunities – MILSTEIN MEDICAL ASIAN AMERICAN Partnership Foundation

Researchers, please note: For the following funding opportunities, collaboration must be with a colleague or school in China.

Grants are to be awarded in Geriatrics under the Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health, Dermatology, Hematology, Reproductive Medicine, and Translational Medicine/collaborations with China colleagues.

The MMAAP Foundation invites the submission of applications in the areas of Geriatrics, Dermatology, Hematology, Reproductive Medicine, and Translational Medicine which will be referred to independent expert panels in the respective fields both in China and in the US. All grant applications will be submitted in China to the Foundation’s website ( The Chinese expert panels will review the applications first and make recommendations for further evaluation by the US expert panels for final selection. In the case of Dermatology and Reproductive Medicine, US expert panels are the Medical Advisory Committee of American Skin Association and Jones Foundation, respectively. Awards will be made to outstanding not-for-profit, medical and scientific institutions in the United States and China to support research and training. The MMAAP Foundation will provide the sole support for these initiatives.

One Fellowship and one Project award will be provided in each of the above five areas except for geriatrics.

The mission of the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation (MMAAP Foundation) is to improve world health by developing mutually beneficial partnerships between the United States and China, as well as greater Asia. Working with some of the premier health organizations in the world, the MMAAP Foundation will bring together and fund exchanges among the best research, medical talent, and institutions in the regions.

Please find grant application guidelines with further details at

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