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Research & Awards

Research Scholar Awards

The objective of these career-development grants is to support young gastroenterologists working toward independent and productive research careers in digestive diseases by ensuring that a major proportion of their time is protected for research.

The applicant audience includes young faculty (not fellows) with a full-time faculty position at an institution in North America.

$300,000
4 Awards
3 Year Term
This award provides $100,000 per year for three years (totaling $300,000) to early-career faculty (i.e., investigator, instructor, research associate or equivalent) working toward an independent career in digestive disease research.

Application Deadline:

November 9, 2022

Funding Start Date:

July 4, 2023
Active: Accepting Applications Now • Open to Early Career GIs
$300,000
1 Award
3 Year Term
This award provides $100,000 per year for three years (totaling $300,000) to early career faculty (i.e., investigator, instructor, research associate or equivalent) working toward an independent career in gastric cancer research. Research involving precancerous lesions will be considered if relevance to gastric cancer is explicitly outlined.

Application Deadline:

November 9, 2022

Funding Start Date:

July 4, 2023
Active: Accepting Applications Now • Open to Early Career GIs
$300,000
1 Award
3 Year Term
This award provides $100,000 per year for three years (totaling $300,000) to early-career faculty (i.e., investigator, instructor, research associate or equivalent) working toward an independent career in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research.

Application Deadline:

November 9, 2022

Funding Start Date:

July 4, 2023
Active: Accepting Applications Now • Open to Early Career GIs
$300,000
1 Awards
3 Year Term
This award provides $100,000 per year for three years (totaling $300,000) to early-career faculty (i.e., investigator, instructor, research associate or equivalent) working toward an independent career in digestive disease research.

Application Opens:

August 12, 2021

Application Deadline:

November 10, 2021
Closed: Next Awards Cycle in 2025
$300,000
1 Award
3 Year Term
This award provides $100,000 per year for three years (totaling $300,000) to early-career faculty (i.e., investigator, instructor, research associate or equivalent) working toward an independent career in celiac disease research.

Application Opens:

August 7, 2021

Application Deadline:

November 10, 2021
Closed: Not Open For Applications
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