A primary goal of the Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Laurell's Training Award (ALTA) is to identify and engage investigators (both physicians and scientists) who are early in their careers in a longstanding commitment to investigating alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD). In awarding 2 grants, the goal/intention is to award one grant for a clinical proposal and a second for a basic research proposal. Another objective of the ALTA award is to strengthen the network between scientists and clinicians working in the field of AATD.

Application process for the ALTA Awards 2021 closed.

The awardees will be announced in August 2021.

Applications for the next edition 2022 will be accepted between 30 September 2021 and 1 March 2022.

To see the 2020 award winners please click here


Supporting Investigational Research

A panel of international prestige jury members

Previous edition awardees