The New York State Multiple Sclerosis Research Fund was established in 2004 for the purpose of funding scientific research into the causes and/or treatment of multiple sclerosis.

Funds may be obtained through grants, gifts, or bequests, and through the issuance of distinctive "National Multiple Sclerosis Society" license plates. Information about these license plates is available from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles.

The following institutions have received funding from the Multiple Sclerosis Research Fund:

Institution Funding Amount
State University of New York at Stony Brook $15,500
State University of New York at Buffalo $15,500