Ataxia Research Studies Awarded
Funding for FY 2015

The National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) is pleased to announce that 23 promising ataxia research studies from the United States, Belgium, Mexico, United Kingdom, Portugal, and Germany were awarded funding at the December 2014 NAF Board of Directors meeting for fiscal year 2015. With the funding of these 23 research studies and the previous research studies funded earlier in 2014, nearly one million dollars were committed for ataxia research.

A summary of the completed research studies will be published in Generations in 2016.

The following are titles and lay summaries of important ataxia research.


Research Seed Money Awards


Young Investigator Award


Young Investigator for SCA Research Awards


Post-Doc Fellowship Awards


Pioneer SCA Translational Grant Awards


Clinical Research Training Fellowship
in Ataxia Award

    The National Ataxia Foundation has partnered with the American Brain Foundation
    to fund a two-year Clinical Research Training Fellowship in Ataxia award.