The Foundation of Hope’s research grants don’t just fund great science at the University of Chapel Hill’s Department of Psychiatry. They also propel that important work into the national spotlight, earning millions of dollars from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and other organizations. Since 1984, the Foundation has awarded over $8.4 million in research grants; those funds have, in turn, leveraged an additional $231 million in external research funding.
We are so proud of the work our researchers do and are excited to follow the progress of their tremendous efforts. Here, we highlight some of our most successful funded projects, many of which are still growing and earning attention: