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Topic of Interest: Feline Kidney Health and the Impact of Dietary Phosphorus and Calcium

Winn Feline Foundation, in a special funding opportunity co-sponsored by Nestlé Purina Petcare and Mars Petcare is calling for proposals that address the effect that dietary phosphorus and calcium to phosphorus ratio have on renal health in cats.  Approximately $400,000 is available to fund proposals of sufficient scientific merit, relevance and potential to impact feline health.

  • The deadline for receipt of applications is Monday, September 21, 2020 (5pm EDT)
  • The maximum grant amount is $50,000 for 1 to 2-year projects, and awards will be announced by mid-December 2020.

More details can be found HERE.​
Grant Application Forms found HERE.


2020 Miller Trust Call for Proposals

In 2002, the George Sydney and Phyllis Redman Miller Trust designated Winn Feline Foundation as one of its advisor organizations. Winn has subsequently been provided an unprecedented opportunity to make annual recommendations for grant awards to the San Francisco Foundation, trustees of the Miller Trust. The total grant funding varies each year.

Call for Grants: Opened April 9th, 2020 
Deadline to return proposals: August 10th, 2020 by 11:59 p.m.
Review: November 2020

The grant proposal status will be released by late November. Awards will be announced by December 2020. The next call for grant proposals will go out in April, 2021.

Guidelines on when and how to apply are found HERE.

2020 Miller Trust Call for Grant Proposals Press Release

2019 Miller Trust Grant Awards Press Release

The terms of the Miller Trust Award dictate that only principal investigators at certain institutions may apply for funding:

  • University of California, Davis
  • Colorado State University
  • Cornell University
  • University of Illinois
  • Iowa State University
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Missouri
  • The Ohio State University
  • University of Tennessee
  • Texas A&M University
  • Virginia-Maryland Regional College