AAFP Foundation

Joint Grant Awards Program

December Deadline Extended to January 7, 2015

The Joint Grant Awards Program (JGAP) supports research 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.

How to Apply for a JGAP Grant

JGAP applications are accepted twice a year: July 7 and January 7.

If the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday the application is due on the following work day.

The following application materials can be downloaded:

Guiding Principles for AAFP Foundation Research Grants (1-page PDF file) -- Clarification of expectations for projects granted AAFP Foundation research awards.

Instructions: JGAP Grants (6-page PDF file) -- Detailed instructions for completing the JGAP application.

Application: JGAP Grants (3-page Word file) -- Required application which must be completed and submitted by the application deadline 

JGAP Fact Sheet

Provides information on submission deadlines, what we fund, eligibility, the review process, etc.

Grant Award Abstracts

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