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Learn about the Eye on the Future teen video contest!
The National Eye Institute (NEI) is encouraging teens to explore careers in science through the Eye on the Future teen video contest. To enter, create a short video about science in your world, in the field or lab, or in your future for a chance to win $2,000 and free trip to NIH campus! Submit your video by April 16, 2023.
NEI Research News
Funding for Vision Research
NEI funds more than 1,500 research and training grants to vision scientists across the country and around the world.
NEI Research Initiatives
These NEI initiatives support challenging, high-impact vision research. Current priorities include:
- Anterior Segment Initiative
- Translational Research
- International Research
- 3-D Retina Organoid Challenge
- Regenerative Medicine
- Vision Health and Population Sciences
- Data Science and Health Informatics
- Audacious Goals Initiative