Looking to advance your career and the osteopathic medical profession through clinical research? Apply for an AOA research grant.
The AOA offers grant funding to DOs, osteopathic medical students and PhD researchers conducting studies that address one of five key focus areas. Grant application cycles typically open in October and extend through January, with funded projects announced in June. Select an option below to learn more.
Obtain AOA grant funding for a research project that corresponds to RFAs in the AOA’s research focus areas.
Apply for an AOA Research Training Grant to support a basic science, clinical or health services research project.
The Leading Edge Acceleration Projects (LEAP) in Health Information Technology seeks to address well-documented and fast emerging health IT challenges.
LEAP is specifically interested in research exploring innovative solutions and breakthrough advances in:
One recipient will be selected in each area of interest. Application deadline is Friday, Aug. 17.
To learn more about this opportunity, visit the LEAP website.
The Pharmacotherapies for Alcohol and Substance Abuse (PASA) seeks to fund studies for developing new medications that can be brought to therapeutic use to improve treatment outcomes for alcohol and substance use disorders, especially those related to post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury.
Requests for proposals include:
Letter of intent for a full study application and the full application for a planning grant are due Wednesday, Aug. 22.
Visit the PASA website for more information.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) offers Institutional Training Grants to provide institutional research training opportunities to trainees from undergraduate to postdoctoral levels.
Grant opportunities may include:
Visit the NIH website for more information. Once there, select Appointee and Career Level (i.e. graduate/clinical doctorate, postdoctorate/residency, early career, established investigator) to filter results.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Indian Health Service (IHS) is accepting applications for its loan repayment program (LRP) for health professional education loans in return for full-time clinical service in Indian health programs. Here are the details:
For more information, call (301) 443-3396.
The Department of Health and Human Services is offering funding for research on Zika virus (ZIKV) and its complications.
Areas of research needed include:
Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Read the Funding Opportunity Announcement for more information.