Research Foundation of the ASCRS Accepting Applications for Fall Grants

Applications are now being accepted for three grants funded by the Research Foundation of the ASCRS.

The Limited Project Grant, Career Development Award, and Request for Proposal for Clinical Studies on Benign Colorectal Disorders grants have an application deadline of October 1, 2016.

Limited Project Grants offer investigators an opportunity to pursue research interest for a one-year project, with funding up to $50,000.

The Career Development Award (CDA) provides young staff support for initiating and development of academic careers. The CDA offers funding for two years at $75,000 per year.

Request for Proposals for Clinical Studies on Benign Colorectal Disorders Grants are designed to foster outstanding research in areas of colorectal diseases or disorders leading to the improvement and management of common, yet understudied colorectal problems. A letter of intent is required by August 1, 2016 for this grant.

Full information and application instructions can be found online.

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