|The funding philosophy|
The foundation wants to enhance basic, applied and clinical research with potential therapeutical benefits in sporadic Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
The foundation wants to encourage innovative approach
The assessment reports of the successful projects, their rating, and a brief report of the Scientific Advisory Board meeting will be transmitted to the members of the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee will then decide whether to allocate the appropriate budget to each successful application.
The members of the Executive Committee will be asked to finance the selected projects with one of the following two types of grant :
Maximum flexibility will govern decision on financing formats and schemes.
The Executive Committee will have complete liberty to adapt the funding of each project, taking into account the advices of the Scientific Advisory Board.
The Executive Committee will not fund projects that have not received a positive advice from the Scientific Advisory Board.