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Curing HIV—
How Far Have We Come?

What are the latest updates on eradicating the virus?

Milestones, Roadblocks, and
the Path Ahead

What are the prospects for the fight against AIDS in the year ahead?

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Target Grants

Submission Deadline: Tuesday, March 5, 2024

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amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is dedicated to ending the global AIDS epidemic through innovative research.

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Leading the Way to a Cure

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is one of the world’s leading nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and advocacy. Since 1985, amfAR has invested more than $635 million in its programs and has awarded more than 3,800 grants to research teams worldwide.


Newest Edition of amfAR Magazine Out Now

Featuring a Q&A with Nobel laureate Dr. Drew Weissman, an interview with amfAR grantee Dr. Ya-Chi Ho, reports on our 2023 research grants, a tribute to AIDS activist Dionne Warwick—and much more.


Research Grants

amfAR utilizes formal requests for proposals to solicit grant applications for both targeted and general HIV/AIDS research. Proposals are then peer reviewed by the Scientific Advisory Committee on the basis of their relevance, scientific merit, and promise. To date, amfAR has awarded more than 3,800 grants to research teams worldwide.

Target Grants

Research Grants Awarded

See what we’ve recently supported

Request for Proposals: Target Grants
Submission Deadline: March 5, 2024

Learn how to apply.

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