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.
2017 Requests for Proposals
Canine Health Research - Due 8/17/17 at 11:59PM Eastern
CCOGC Biospecimen Repository Tissue Sample Distribution - Due 8/1/17 by 5:00PM Eastern
Ophthalmology - Closed
General Canine Health - Closed
Tick-Borne Disease - Closed
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All Research Program Areas
The special topics of interest and diseases listed within each research program area may vary each year depending on the results of our annual health poll.
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