The American Fibromyalgia Syndrome Association (AFSA) has announced a broadened research initiative that includes grant opportunities for sleep-related fibromyalgia (FMS) studies.

The AFSA has committed $300,000 to fund up to six grants in the amount of $50,000 each that explore the characterization of sleep disturbances in patients with FMS.

Interested applicants can download the request for proposals from and the grant application as well as more information on the AFSA Web site