Rheumatology researchers in a lab.


Awards & Grants

Funding rheumatology education, training and research that will improve treatments for people with rheumatic diseases. 

 

2017 Call for Applications

Programs funded by the Foundation train the next generation of rheumatology professionals, help young investigators pursue promising research ideas and support cutting-edge research projects that will lead to a cure.

Innovative Research Award

Awards and Grants

Eligible Applicants

Award Term

Max. Amount

Application Deadline


Innovative Research Award

Physician Scientists, Health Professional Researchers and Clinicians

2 years

$400,000

July 2, 2018

Innovative Research Award for
Community Practitioners*

Clinicians

2 years

$400,000

July 2, 2018

*To qualify for the Norman B. Gaylis, MD, Research Award for Rheumatologists in Community Practice, applicants must apply for the Innovative Research Award for Community Practitioners.

 

 

Career Development Research Awards

Awards and Grants

Eligible Applicants

Award Term

Max. Amount

Application Deadline


Career Development Bridge Funding
Award: R Bridge

Physician Scientists and Health Professional Researchers

2 years

$200,000

Multiple, see award description

Career Development Bridge Funding
Award: K Supplement

Early- and Mid-Career Physicians and
Health Professionals

2 years

$100,000

August 1, 2018

Career Development Bridge Funding
Award: K Bridge

Early- and Mid-Career Physicians and
Health Professionals

1 year

$75,000

Multiple, see award description

Investigator Award

Early- and Mid-Career Physicians and
Health Professionals

3 years

$375,000

July 2, 2018

Scientist Development Award

Fellows, Early-Career Physicians and
Health Professionals

2-3 years

$225,000

July 2, 2018

 

 

Education and Training Awards

Awards and Grants

Eligible Applicants

Award Term

Max. Amount

Application Deadline


Health Professional Online Education Grant

Health Professionals

1 year

$1,500

Multiple, see award description

Clinician Scholar Educator Award

Educators

3 years

$180,000

May 1, 2018

Pediatric Visiting Professorship

Experienced Pediatric Rheumatologists

1 year

$2,000

Applications accepted all year

Amgen Fellowship Training Award

Training Directors and Institutions

1 year

$50,000

May 1, 2018

Paula de Merieux Fellowship Training
Award

Training Directors and Institutions

1 year

$50,000

May 1, 2018

Fellowship Training Award 
for Workforce Expansion

Training Directors and Institutions

2-3 years

$150,000

May 1, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Preceptorships

Awards and Grants

Eligible Applicants

Award Term

Max. Amount

Application Deadline


Resident Research Preceptorship

Residents

3 months

$15,000

Multiple, see award description 

Lawren H. Daltroy Health Professional Preceptorship

Health Professionals pursuing additional training

1 year

Up to $12,000

Multiple, see award description

Medical and Graduate Student
Preceptorship

Medical and Graduate Students

4-8 weeks

$2,000 to $4,000

Multiple, see award description 

Rheumatology Future Physician
Scientist Award

MD/PhD Students

2 years

$60,000

December 1, 2017

 

 

Annual Meeting Awards

Awards and Grants

Eligible Applicants

Award Term

Max. Amount

Application Deadline


Marshall J. Schiff, MD, Memorial Fellow Research Award

Fellows

1 year

$1,500

August 1, 2018

Pediatric Research Award

Fellows and Residents

1 year

$1,000

August 1, 2018

Medical and Pediatric Resident Research Award

Residents

1 year

$750

August 1, 2018

Student & Resident ACR/ARHP Annual
Meeting Scholarship

Residents, Medical Students and
Graduate Students

1 year

$1,500

August 1, 2018

Student Achievement Award

Medical and Graduate Students

1 year

$750

August 1, 2018

University of North Carolina Rheumatologist Dr. Teresa Tarrant.

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