Use the following form to submit a
letter of intent to the Hereditary Disease Foundation.
Please read before proceeding: The Hereditary Disease Foundation funds research grants and postdoctoral fellowships at the post-graduate level. The
Foundation does not provide general support for postdoctoral fellows or postgraduate physicians. HDF fellowship applicants must present a specific research plan that addresses the causes and cures of Huntington's disease. The applicant's mentor must agree in advance to direct the
proposed research. The Foundation cannot arrange laboratories and mentors for
Upon receipt, letters of intent are sent to our triage committee for review. The turn-around time from the receipt of a letter of intent until notification is usually about two weeks. If a letter is accepted, an application will be mailed out.
Thank you for you interest in the Hereditary Disease Foundation.