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American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) - Graduate Research Awards

Deadline: Anticipated 1/2021 ( Previous deadline 1/17/2020 )

Awards support graduate student research in sports medicine and exercise science.

Dr. Raymond A. Weiss Research Endoment is for applied research into the physical, mental and emotional health benefits of physical activity and sports. Award amount: $1,500.

ACSM Foundation Doctoral Student Research Grant is for full-time doctoral students to be used for experimental subjects, supplies, and small equipment needs. Award amount: $5,000.

Carl V. Gisolfi Award is for doctoral students carrying out research in thermoregulation, exercise, and hydration. Special consideration is given to minority applicants and proposals addressing minority health issues. Award amount: $5,000.

NASA Space Physiology Research Grant is for full-time doctoral students conducting research in exercise, weightlessness, and musculoskeletal physiology. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Award amount: $5,306.

General Eligibility:

  • Must be current members of ACSM at the time of submission.
  • Must be enrolled in a graduate program during the term of the grant.
  • Grants are open to all ACSM members, including international members, except for the NASA initiative, which is open only to U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

Jane Senior
Research Administration and Programs Department
American College of Sports Medicine
Tel: 317-637-9200 ext. 125



Categories: Sciences/Engineering/Math; US Citizens, Nationals, or Permanent Residents; International Students; Dissertation Research; Fellowship/Grant; Unrestricted

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