Research Program Areas
AKC Canine Health Foundation requests for proposals (RFPs) are categorized by Research Program Area and all grant applications must be submitted in response to specific RFPs. All grant proposals must strictly adhere to the Foundation's Humane Use of Animals policy.
Active Requests for Proposals
Upcoming Requests for Proposals
AKC Canine Health Foundation requests for proposals remain open for 2 months after they are released.
2020 Tick-Borne Disease - to be released mid-to-late-January
2020 Dermatology and Allergic Disease - to be released mid-to-late-January
2021 Small Animal Theriogenology Residency Program - to be released mid-February
2020 Ophthalmology - to be released at the beginning of April
2020 Canine Cancer - to be released at the beginning of June
2020 Selected Canine Health Topics (To be determined) - to be released mid-June
2020 Epilepsy/Neurology - to be released mid-August.
Closed Requests for Proposals
None at this time.
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All Research Program Areas
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