Grant Information

The Davis Phinney Foundation funds research projects that address quality of life for people living with Parkinson’s. Current and previous projects have focused on the impact of community cycling classes, deep brain stimulation, speech therapies, telemedicine, technology, and more. As a Foundation committed to helping people with Parkinson’s live well today, we are proud to work with those on the cutting edge of quality of life research.

The deadline for submitting an application for consideration for 2022 funding has closed. The timeline for 2023 will be forthcoming in the new year. You can learn more about our research and opportunities to get involved by signing up for notifications below or by contacting Kayla Ferguson at

2022 Timeline

Please note, that the grant timeline has changed. The adjusted dates are reflected below.

June 1, 2022
Requests for Applications (RFAs) are released.
July 15, 2022
Letters of Intent (LOI) are due.
July 15 – September 1, 2022
Our Science Advisory Board will review and score the letters of intent.
September 2, 2022
Invitations for full applications will be sent.
October 14, 2022
Full applications are due.
October 31 – December 1, 2022
Applications will be reviewed and scored by the Science Advisory Board.
December 2, 2022
Learn more about our 2022 funded grant research winner.

How to Submit A Letter of Intent

Each year, we put out a call for Letters of Intent (LOIs) to researchers who are interested in receiving funding for projects that address quality of life in Parkinson’s. Download our 2022 RFA to learn more about this year’s priorities and requirements.

Contact Us

Have questions? Want to learn more about the research we fund? Please contact us.

Kayla Ferguson
Grants Program Manager

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