The race is on. Alzheimer's and related dementias research is a dynamic field, and momentum builds each year. This site is for professional researchers and anyone interested in following the progress in research. The Alzheimer's Association has been involved in every major advancement in Alzheimer's and related dementias research since the 1980's and is a leader in the global fight for a world without Alzheimer's.
The Alzheimer's Association is committed to accelerating the global effort to eliminate Alzheimer's disease. We are the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research. We believe in the value of collaboration and are willing to imagine a time when we will have disease-modifying treatments, preventive strategies and gold-standard care for all people affected by Alzheimer's disease.
We fund — We have awarded in excess of $300 million to more than 2,100 projects over the life of our grants program.