Research Stimulation Grants

Application Details

We are in the process of restructuring the AAFP Foundation Research Grant Program. The Research Stimulation Grant Program is on hold through 2018.

About the Program

Research Stimulation Grants award up to $7,500 for projects from six-months to one-year duration. This grant program is intended to:

  • Support research of value to the practicing physician
  • Encourage proposals by junior investigators
  • Fund pilot studies

Funding

What We Fund

  • Pilot projects or preliminary efforts that pose questions of high relevance for family physicians and their patients. 
  • Projects that lead to the completion of a larger research project or will be a catalyst for a large-scale project.
  • Projects that focus on new researchers or those who mentor new investigators by including them as part of the research teams.
  • Projects conducted by Family Physicians affliated or associated with Practice Based Research Networks (PBRN)

What We Do Not Fund

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

Application Details

We are in the process of restructuring the AAFP Foundation Research Grant Program. The Research Stimulation Grant Program is on hold through 2018.

Past Recipients

View abstracts for 2013-16 grant recipients.

Abstracts that received a grant more than three years ago have been archived. To request abstracts from this time period, please email Sharon Hunt or call (800) 274-2237, ext. 4474.

Funds & Endowments That Support This Program

Past Recipients

View abstracts for 2013-16 grant recipients.

Abstracts that received a grant more than three years ago have been archived. To request abstracts from this time period, please email Sharon Hunt or call (800) 274-2237, ext. 4474.

Funds & Endowments That Support This Program

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