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American Psychological Foundation David H. and Beverly A. Barlow Grant

The Barlow Grant supports innovative basic and clinical research on anxiety and anxiety related disorders.


One grant of up to $8,000.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must

  • Be a graduate student or early career researcher (no more than 10 years postdoctoral).
  • Be affiliated with nonprofit charitable, educational, and scientific institutions, or governmental entities operating exclusively for charitable and educational purposes.
  • Have a demonstrated knowledge of anxiety and anxiety research, either basic or clinical.
  • Have demonstrated competence and capacity to execute the proposed work.

IRB approval must be received from host institution before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved.

Evaluation Criteria

Proposals will be evaluated on:

  • Quality, viability, and potential impact of the proposed project.
  • Originality, innovation and contribution to the field of anxiety.
  • Applicant’s demonstrated competence and capability to execute the proposed work.
  • Criticality of funding for execution of work (particularly if part of a larger funded effort).
Application date
15 Sep 2018
America United States Mid-Atlantic
Social sciences Psychology & Cognitive Sciences
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 10 years
Grants available
Award granted
US$ 8.000