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National Blood Foundation

 

Celebrating 30 Years of Awarding Grants, 1983-2013

The National Blood Foundation (NBF), established in 1983, has a history of supporting research and education that advances transfusion medicine and cellular therapies by funding scientific research that benefits patients and donors. Funds are raised annually from corporations, blood centers, foundations and individuals by the NBF for the National Blood Foundation Research and Education Trust Fund (NBFRET) and the NBF. The NBF and NBFRET, which are 501(c)(3) organizations, provide grants for scientific research in the field of transfusion medicine and cellular therapies and support educational initiatives that benefit this community. Since 1985, the NBF has distributed over $8 million to almost 200 early-career scientists.

Grants Programs
Opportunities to Partner with the National Blood Foundation
NBF Events at the 2014 AABB Annual Meeting in Philadelphia
NBF Leadership Forum
2013 NBF Supporters (PDF)
2013 NBF Memorials and Tributes
2014 NBF Board of Trustees
NBF Staff
Donations

Mission

The mission of the NBF is to advance transfusion medicine and cellular therapies by funding scientific research that benefits patients and donors.

Contact Us

National Blood Foundation
Tax ID #36-2384118
8101 Glenbrook Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-2749
Phone +1.301.215.6552
Fax +1.301.215.5751
Email: nbf@aabb.org