Awards and Grants 

The Foundation funds education and training for rheumatologists and rheumatology health professionals. Programs funded by the Foundation help young investigators pursue promising research ideas and support innovative research projects that will improve treatments for people with rheumatic diseases and lead to a cure.

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Below are all the awards and grants offered by the Foundation. You can also see them in the current Call for Applications booklet.

Call for Applications

If you are unsure which funding opportunities are available for you, let us help you determine which award is right for you based on your career level.

TARGETED RESEARCH GRANTS
Awards and Grants Eligible Applicants Award Term Max. Award Amount Application Deadline
Innovative Research Grant Physician Scientists and Health Professional Researchers 2 years $400,000 December 1, 2015
Pilot Grant Physician Scientists and Health Professional Researchers 1 year $75,000 December 1, 2015

 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH AWARDS
Awards and Grants Eligible Applicants Award Term Max. Award Amount Application Deadline
Career Development Bridge Funding: R Bridge Physician Scientists and Health Professional Researchers 2 years $200,000 Multiple, see award description
Career Development Bridge Funding: K Supplement Early- and Mid-Career Physicians and Health Professionals 2 years $100,000 August 3, 2015
Career Development Bridge Funding: K Bridge Early- and Mid-Career Physicians and Health Professionals 1 year $75,000 Multiple, see award description
Investigator Award Early- and Mid-Career Physicians and Health Professionals 3 years $375,000 August 3, 2015
Scientist Development Award Fellows, Early-Career Physicians and Health Professionals 2-3 years $225,000 August 3, 2015

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING AWARDS
Awards and Grants Eligible Applicants Award Term Max. Award Amount Application Deadline
Clinician Scholar Educator Award Educators 3 years $180,000 August 3, 2015
Pediatric Visiting Professorship Experienced Pediatric Rheumatologists 1 year $2,000 August 3, 2015
Amgen Fellowship Training Award Training Directors and Institutions 1 year $50,000 August 3, 2015
Paula de Merieux Fellowship Training Award Training Directors and Institutions 1 year $50,000 August 3, 2015
Health Professional Online Education Grant Health Professionals 1 year Up to $1,500 Multiple, see award description

 

PRECEPTORSHIPS
Awards and Grants Eligible Applicants Award Term Max. Award Amount Application Deadline
Ephraim P. Engleman Endowed Resident Research Preceptorship/Resident Research Preceptorship Residents 3 months $15,000 Multiple, see award description
Medical and Graduate Student Preceptorship Medical and Graduate Students 4-8 weeks $2,000 to $4,000 Multiple, see award description

 

ANNUAL MEETING AWARDS
Awards and Grants Eligible Applicants Award Term Max. Award Amount Application Deadline
Marshall J. Schiff, MD, Memorial Fellow Research Award Fellows 1 year $1,500 August 3, 2015
Pediatric Research Award Fellows and Residents 1 year $1,000 August 3, 2015
Medical and Pediatric Resident Research Award Residents 1 year $750 August 3, 2015
Student & Resident ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting Scholarship Residents, Medical Students and Graduate Students 1 year $1,500 August 3, 2015
Student Achievement Award Medical and Graduate Students 1 year $750 August 3, 2015

 

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