The American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) is pleased to announce that application forms for a Grant for Laboratory Animal Science (GLAS) are now available, as of December 1, and the application deadline is February 1, 2021. Applications are sought for research projects that will promote the enhancement of scientific knowledge in laboratory animal health and welfare.

Since its inception in 2006, the GLAS program has awarded 81 research grants that added new knowledge to the field of laboratory animal science. The grant categories are Standard Grants for up to $50,000 and Small Grants for up to $7,500. Program information and an application tutorial can be viewed on the AALAS website.