The Joint Grant Awards Program (JGAP) supports research of one- to two-year duration that poses questions of high relevance to Family Medicine. The maximum award for JGAP grants is $50,000. Applications for smaller-scale studies with lower costs are also welcome.
Joint Grant Awards Program
Congratulations to Our Recent Recipient
Joseph W. LeMaster, MD, MPH, Center for Practical Bioethics. Healing Relationships: Improving Chronic Pain Patient Outcomes through Enhanced Bidirectional Patient-Physician Understanding (1-page PDF file).
How to Apply
JGAP applications are accepted twice a year. The biannual deadlines are:
- January 7
- July 7
If the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday the application is due on the following work day.
Guiding Principles for AAFP Foundation Research Grants (1-page PDF file) -- These principles are used to focus the deliberation of the proposals and the determination of the grants.
Instructions: JGAP Grants (7-page PDF file) -- Detailed instructions for completing the JGAP application.
Application: JGAP Grants (3-page Word file) -- Required application form which must be completed and submitted by the application deadline
For more information contact Sharon Hunt or call (800) 274-2237 ext. 4474.
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