LCIF is excited to announce that the 2023-2024 SightFirst Research call for proposals is now open. For those who are interested in submitting a letter of intent, please find attached the document outlining 2023-2024 cycle’s request for proposals in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Please note that language has been added to the Research Funding Priorities. Before submitting your letters of intent, please make sure to thoroughly review the Research Funding Priorities and ensure that your project fits the eligibility requirements. The timeline for the 2023-2024 cycle is as follows:
November 15, 2023 – Deadline for submission of Letter of Intent
Mid-January 2024 – Invitations to submit full proposal distributed
March 21, 2024 – Deadline for submission of full proposal
August 2024 – SightFirst Advisory Committee proposal review & notice of award
Please send your letters of intent by November 15 to [email protected]. If you have any questions, please send any inquiries to this email address as well.
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