Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation is tackling mental health head on by funding ground breaking research that will help to transform the lives of those affected by mental health issues.
Mental health issues are growing at an alarming rate, with existing services unable to slow the growth of mental illness – the biggest health challenge in our lifetime – and its devastating impacts.
In recognition of the size of the problem, an annual grant round will be offered to researchers who can make it possible to create a life free from mental illness.
The Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation Advisory Council and the Research Committee of highly credentialed experts will oversee the grant round to ensure all applications for funding meet strict criteria and that your donations support the best projects that are likely to achieve breakthrough’s.
It’s going to take a truly collective effort to achieve the research breakthroughs we so desperately need.
An investment from you, however large or small, will support the Breakthrough Mental Health Research Grant Round and provide funding for a wide range of projects. From anxiety, to schizophrenia, eating disorders and depression – your support is vital for creating a life free from mental illness.
All research projects will be within four key focus areas: Precision Research, Early Interventions, New Technologies and Next Generation Therapies
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