Collaboration4Cure

Collaboration4Cure unites local government, research institutions and philanthropists around a single goal: finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.

By combining the resources of Alzheimer’s San Diego, the City and County of San Diego and several world-renowned researchers, C4C is accelerating the tremendous work being done locally to discover an effective treatment or cure.

All donations will stay in San Diego County to assist local researchers in drug discovery for Alzheimer’s. Will you help us eradicate this heartbreaking disease?

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County Supervisor Dianne Jacob, Mayor Kevin Faulconer & Darlene Shiley announce C4C funding for local research projects.

Who is involved?

  • Alzheimer’s San Diego
  • The City of San Diego
  • The County of San Diego

  • Darlene Shiley
  • Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

  • La Jolla Allergy and Immunology

  • The Scripps Research Institute
  • The Salk Institute
  • UCSD
  • The Venter Institute

How will the money be used?

In partnership with the Alzheimer’s San Diego, drug discovery projects will be reviewed and approved by an esteemed panel of doctors and scientists. The criteria on which projects will evaluated will be thorough and rigorous, with an emphasis on collaborative research.

Apply for a C4C grant

4th Call for Proposals from San Diego Alzheimer’s Researchers: Alzheimer’s San Diego, in partnership with the Salk Institute (Salk), Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP), the Scripps Research Institute (Scripps), University of California, San Diego (UCSD), and the J. Craig Venter Institute (Venter), are seeking proposals to harvest the best research ideas and put them on a translational path towards effective therapies of Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Letter of Intent (LOI) opens: October 26, 2018
  • LOI deadline: January 7, 2019
  • Full applications invited: January 28, 2019
  • Full applications due: March 8, 2019

Download the RFA to get started.