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.
Requests for Proposals
2019 Small Animal Theriogenology Residency Program - Closed
Tick-Borne Disease - Closed
Pigmentary Uveitis (Ophthalmology) - Closed
Epilepsy - Closed
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) in the English Springer Spaniel - Closed
Atopy - Open
General Canine Health - Open
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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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