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Student Awards

ACSM invests in the future of sports medicine and exercise science by giving to our student members. Student members are eligible for grants and awards to offset the rising costs of tuition and travel. Upcoming student award opportunities are listed below. 

NASA Space Physiology Research Grant

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

 

Through the generosity of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), $10,000 is available for research grants in the area of exercise, weightlessness, and musculoskeletal physiology. Doctoral students enrolled in full-time programs are eligible to apply. Grants can range up to $5,000 and are available for a one-year period. Only U.S. citizens or permanent residents 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. citizens or permanent residents only.

Applications are now being accepted for 2017-2018 funding. To access the application, please visit the link below to the ACSM Foundation portal.  All application information and supporting documents will be submitted via the portal – no hard copies or applications submitted by email will be accepted. Applicants selected for funding will continue to utilize the portal for post-award document submission. 

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

 

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