Brain Related Research

Issued by: Pilot International

Representative: Collett Cross, President 2021-2022

Introduction & Background

Pilot International is seeking to distribute $100,000 in grants this year in the area of Research and Development of Brain Related Disorders in association with the celebration of our 100-year anniversary.  We anticipate delivering one large grant and other smaller grants.

We will announce the grant recipients and present checks during our annual Pilot International Convention and Leadership Conference, June 29- July 2, 2022 in Rochester, New York.

The funds have been made available through restricted contributions to Pilot International and designated for brain research and development.

The purpose of the grants is to enhance our focus area of encouraging brain safety and health.


About Pilot International

Pilot International is a 501(c)3 community-based volunteer service organization founded in 1921 in Macon, GA on the principles of “Friendship and Service.” The name “Pilot” was inspired by the mighty riverboat pilots of that day who represented leadership and guidance. Pilots carry out their motto to “Do More, Care More and Be More” by providing financial and hands-on support for national and local initiatives in keeping with its causes of youth development & leadership; brain safety & fitness; and caring for families in times of need.