Grants are awarded to researchers conducting 6 to 12-month projects focused on the osteopathic approach to care.
Fellows, residents and osteopathic medical students can apply for AOA grant funding to support projects that address one of the AOA’s five research focus areas.
Research funding is available at the following levels:
The AOA also offers AOA Research Grants for physicians and PhD researchers.
The annual application cycle for the following RFAs is from Nov. 1 to Jan. 31. Application info and materials will be posted in early summer 2018. Applications must be submitted by Jan. 31, 2019.
The AOA funds osteopathic research project that focus on the following five areas:
Preference will be given to proposals that use novel approaches and lead to results that could be translated to physician practices. Supplemental projects of existing research studies are also eligible for funding, but must have research questions and specific aims distinct from the existing (parent) study.View FAQs