Welcome to Reader’s Digest Partners for Sight Foundation!

We are a grant maker providing support to organizations working to improve the lives of blind and visually impaired individuals. We also publish large print reading material for people who have trouble reading standard sized print.

We are a grant maker providing support to organizations working to improve the lives of blind and visually impaired individuals. We also publish large print reading material for people who have trouble reading standard sized print.

On this site, you can learn about our grant making priorities and guidelines. You can order a subscription to Reader’s Digest Select Editions Large Type. You will also find resources and information to help you and your loved ones cope with vision loss. And you can learn how to support us in our efforts to bring a higher quality of life to blind and visually impaired individuals.

GRANT OPPORTUNITY!!

Reader’s Digest Partners for Sight Foundation announces the 3rd Innovations in Technology Low Vision Research Award

Partners for Sight, in collaboration with Research to Prevent Blindness and Consumer Technology Association Foundation, would like to make you aware of a grant opportunity that has just been announced:  The Innovations in Technology Low Vision Research Award.

This award was created to promote the development of assistive devices for persons with low vision, with a focus on mobile and/or wearable innovations. Two awards, up to $150,000 each, are available. The deadline for applications is October 16, 2017.  Eligibility is open to all U.S. advanced academic institutions for this award.

You can find details about the award as well as application information at:  Innovations in Technology Low Vison Research Award.  Please share this GRANT OPPORTUNITY to anyone in your network who may be interested in applying.

Deadline to apply is October 16, 2017