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Research Grants/Awards

ACSM's Foundation Research Grant Program started in 1989 with one research initiative in basic and applied science, and it awarded $50,000 among five doctoral research students. In 2016, the Foundation awarded approximately $129,770 among 21 research students. Grants in this program and other programs are outlined below.

ACSM Foundation Doctoral Student Research Grant

Deadline:
Jan 20, 2017, 17:00 PM
Amount:
$5,000.00 USD

ACSM Foundation Research Grants for doctoral students up to $5,000 for a one-year period. The awards are to be used for experimental subjects, supplies, and small equipment needs. Doctoral students enrolled in full-time programs are eligible to apply. Applicants for student research grants must have graduate student status during the term of the grant to be considered for funding. 

Applicants must be current members of ACSM at the time of submitting an application to be funded. Grants are open to all ACSM members, including international members. However, the NASA initiative is open to U.S. residents only.

The application for 2017-2018 funding will be hosted on the new ACSM Foundation Applicant portal. Check back on Monday, October 24 for the link to create a portal account. Prior to the RFP period, it is the ACSM Foundation policy to not share application information.

You may contact the Research Administration and Programs Department regarding this grant at foundation@acsm.org.

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