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There are over two million people with sight loss and one in five people will have a serious sight condition in their life time. Fight for Sight is a national charity funding ground-breaking research into sight loss that’s already changing lives today and transforming them tomorrow. They support research into the biology of sight loss conditions, prevention, early detection and treatments. They are committed to revolutionary science, developing researchers, and fostering collaboration. They know that by working with experts in ophthalmology and with our supporters they can make a real difference to the lives of everyone affected by sight loss.

Twitter: @fightforsightUK

Primary research areas


Additional research areas

Cancer,  Child health,  Congenital disorders,  Infection,  Inflammatory and immune system,  Musculoskeletal,  Neurological,  Stroke,  Injuries and accidents

Grant types

Fellowship,  Postgraduate studentship,  Project (typically <4 years),  Travel and meetings