Grants

The AGA offers research funding support through its foundation. Career Development and Established Investigator awards provide funding support for GI investigators at every stage of their research careers.

2014–2015 AGA Research Foundation Awards: At a Glance

 

Award Name Eligible Category

Total Award Amount

Term # of Awards Application Deadline Start Date
AGA-R. Robert & Sally Funderburg Research Award in Gastric Cancer Established Investigators $100,000 2 years 1 Aug. 29, 2014 Jan. 1, 2015
new AGA-Providence Food Intolerance Research Award

Career Development

Established Investigators

$120,000 2 years 1 Oct. 17, 2014 January 2015
Research Scholar Award (RSA) Career Development $270,000 3 years 3

Oct. 17, 2014

July 1, 2015
new AGA-Rome Foundation Functional GI and Motility Disorders Pilot Research Award

Career Development

Established Investigators

$50,000 1 year 2 Jan. 16, 2015 July 2015
AGA-Elsevier Pilot Research Award

Career Development

Established Investigators

$25,000 1 year 3

Jan. 16, 2015

July 2015
AGA-Elsevier Gut Microbiome Pilot Research Award

Career Development

Established Investigators

$25,000 1 year 1 Jan. 16, 2015 July 2015
AGA-Caroline Craig Augustyn & Damian Augustyn Award in Digestive Cancer Young Investigator w/ a Career Development Award $40,000 1 year 1 Jan. 16, 2015 July 2015
AGA-Covidien Research & Development Pilot Award in Technology

Young Investigators

Established Investigators

Travel Award

$30,000

 

 

$1,000

1 year 1 Jan. 30, 2015 July 2015
AGA Investing in the Future Student Research Fellowship Student Award $5,000 2.5 Months 10 Feb. 6, 2015 April 2015
AGA/AGA-Eli & Edythe Broad Student Research Fellowship(s) Student Award

$2,500

$3,000

1 year

TBD

Feb. 13, 2015

June 2015
AGA Fellow Abstract Prizes

Fellow Travel Award

$1,000 DDW Travel 3

Feb. 27, 2015

July 2015
GRG-AGA Fellow Travel and Abstract of the Year Awards

Fellow Travel Award

$500

$1,000

DDW Travel

8

1

Feb. 27, 2015 July 1, 2015
AGA-Moti L. & Kamla Rustgi International Travel Awards Travel Award $750 DDW Travel 2

March 6, 2015

July 2015
AGA Student Abstract Prizes

Student Award

Travel Award

$500

$1,000
DDW Travel

8

3

March 6, 2015

July 2015