Grant request must be submitted to AMSSM Research Chair before attending conference (firstname.lastname@example.org) - (no post- attendance grant requests).
Once applicant has been accepted to the program they may apply for the Grant funding. Acceptance generally occurs within 60 days of the application cycle.
Funding request will include:
Documentation from USBJI of program acceptance
A letter for a request for Grant funds
A copy of the USBJI application
2 Letters of reference
One or two page document with program title, and outline of a proposed grant application, to include the question, specific aims, and a brief description of research strategy, making sure to note applicant's name
Funding requests will be reviewed by the Research Committee Chair, Abstract Sub-committee chair and one at large member.
Notification of results will occur within 30 days of the Grant application
Accepted application will be reimbursed for travel, lodging and meals up to $2500 total for both spring and fall meetings) with submission of receipts within 30 days of the meeting. (Dates change by the year)
AMSSM Foundation Young Investigator Research Grants (Deadline 10/1/2014)
AMSSM Foundation Research Grant Awards ($50,000/yr.) — applications are now being accepted from AMSSM Members Only. The purpose of the Research Grant Award program is to foster original scientific investigations by members of AMSSM. Research proposals that investigate issues within the broad discipline of sports medicine will be considered, including clinical practice, injury prevention and rehabilitation, basic science, epidemiology and education.
The AMSSM Foundation has authorized the Scholarship Program to provide assistance for Residents to attend the Annual Meeting. This award is given annually to the Residents who best demonstrate a commitment to a career in Sports Medicine. Scholarship recipients will be selected by the Membership Committee. Application deadline is January 6, 2015.
Registration is now open for the new Recertification preparation exam. Modeled after the blueprint for the ABFM Sports Medicine CAQ, this test will allow you to test your current knowledge and see where to guide your study as you prepare to sit for the Sports Medicine Recertification exam.