The Joint Grant Awards Program (JGAP) supports research of 1-2 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
Christine Everett, PhD, MPH, PA-C. Duke University Department of Community and Family Medicine. Health-Promoting Primary Care Team Models of Care (1-page PDF file).
Fozia Ali, MD. University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Department of Family and Community Medicine. Can a "0-10" Scale Identify Patients with Poor Medication Adherence? (1-page PDF file)
Jennifer Bello Kottenstette, MD. Northshore UniversityHealth System Departments of Family Medicine. Improving Preconception and Contraceptive Care with a Reproductive Health Self Assesstment Tool: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial (2-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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