Practice Based Research Network (PBRN) Stimulation Grants

Application Details

PBRN Stimulation Grant applications are accepted twice per year. The biannual deadlines are March 1 and September 1. If you're interested in applying for a grant, please refer to the eligibility and application information.

Read the eligibility and application fact sheet.

Program Overview

The AAFP Foundation Research Committee recognizes the increasing interest and demand for research projects conducted through practice-based research networks. Research conducted in a Family Medicine setting will lead to improvements in the quality of care people receive when they go to the doctor – it makes a difference in people’s lives.

This program provides $7,500 per project to support research conducted by family physicians affiliated or associated with a PBRN in Family Medicine. PBRN Stimulation Grants are awarded for project durations from six months to one year.

Funding

What We Fund

PBRN stimulation grants award up to $7,500 for projects of six months to one year duration. These grants are intended soley to support research, and will fund pilot projects or preliminary efforts involving research conducted through practice-based research networks in Family Medicine settings. Projects should lead to the completion of a larger research project or be a catalyst for a large-scale project.

What We Do Not Fund

  • Cost for running/implementing the program
  • Indirect or overhead costs
  • Travel of an investigator to present research findings at a professional meeting, conference or seminar
  • Acquisition of computers other electronic hardware
  • Capital acquisition of equipment

Application Details

PBRN Stimulation Grant applications are accepted twice per year. The biannual deadlines are March 1 and September 1. If you're interested in applying for a grant, please refer to the eligibility and application information.

Read the eligibility and application fact sheet.

Past Recipients

To request an abstract from the list of previously funded grants, please contact Sharon Hunt or call (800) 274-2237, ext. 4474.

View list of abstracts.

Funds & Endowments That Support This Program

Past Recipients

To request an abstract from the list of previously funded grants, please contact Sharon Hunt or call (800) 274-2237, ext. 4474.

View list of abstracts.

Funds & Endowments That Support This Program

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