Previous Foundation-supported grants, fellowships and awards

Thanks to generous grant funding, the ARVO Foundation for Eye Research supports grants, fellowships and awards that help further the careers of vision researchers. It is the ARVO Foundation’s mission to continue to advance vision research through future grants, fellowships and awards.

Previous ARVO Foundation-supported fellowships and awards:

  • Merck & Co Inc. Innovative Ophthalmology Research Award (IORA) 
  • Vistakon Research Fellowships 

Previous ARVO Foundation-supported travel grants:

  • Nicolas Bazan, MD Travel Fellowships  was awarded to researchers who reside and conduct research in Argentina, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay, and who are members of the ARVO Argentina Chapter (AIVO).
  • Tyson Research Initiative/Retina Research Foundation/Pan-American Ophthalmological Foundation Travel Grants  honored female researchers who are citizens of the U.S. or Canada.