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Ella Sachs Plotz Foundation for the Advancement of Scientific Investigation.
—Thirty-five grants were made by the trustees of the Ella Sachs Plotz Foundation for the Advancement of Scientific Investigation during 1941, one being a continued annual grant.In the eighteen years of its existence the foundation has made four hundred and twenty-nine grants, which have been distributed to investigators in Arabia, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, India, Iraq, Italy, Latvia, Lebanon, Netherlands, North Africa, Norway, Palestine, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Rumania, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Venezuela, Yugoslavia and the United States.In their first statement regarding the purposes for which the fund would be used, the trustees expressed themselves as follows:
For the present, researches will be favored that are directed towards the solution of problems in medicine and surgery or in branches of science bearing
News and Comment. Arch Intern Med (Chic). 1942;69(1):159-160. doi:10.1001/archinte.1942.00200130169014