Research Grant

16th AGA-June & Donald O. Castell, MD, Esophageal Clinical Research Award

Total Award Amount: $25,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 1

Application Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016

Start Date: July 1, 2016

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Young Investigators

One award of $25,000 will provide research and/or salary support for junior faculty involved in clinical research in esophageal diseases.

Student Award

AGA-Eli & Edythe Broad Student Research Fellowship(s)

Total Award Amount: $2,500

Term: 10 weeks

Number of Awards: 10

Application Deadline: Feb. 12, 2016

Start Date: June 1, 2016

Eligible Categories: Student Award

Awards are offered to support high school students performing digestive disease or nutrition research for a minimum of 10 weeks.

DDW Travel Award

AGA/AGA-GRG Fellow Travel and Abstract of the Year Awards

Total Award Amount: Up to $1,000

Term: DDW Travel

Number of Awards: 12

Application Deadline: Feb. 26, 2016

Start Date: July 1, 2016

Eligible Categories: DDW Travel Award, Fellow Travel Award, Travel Award

These awards were created to encourage trainees to become more involved in digestive disease research.

DDW Travel Award

AGA-Moti L. & Kamla Rustgi International Travel Awards

Total Award Amount: $750

Term: DDW Travel

Number of Awards: 2

Application Deadline: Feb. 26, 2016

Start Date: July 1, 2016

Eligible Categories: DDW Travel Award, Travel Award

This award provides $750 to two young basic, translational or clinical investigators residing outside North America to support their travel and related expenses to attend DDW.

Student Award w/DDW Travel Award

AGA Student Abstract Prizes

Total Award Amount: Up to $1,000

Term: DDW Travel

Number of Awards: 11

Application Deadline: March 4, 2016

Start Date: July 1, 2016

Eligible Categories: DDW Travel Award, Student Award, Travel Award

Travel awards will be given to high school, undergraduate, graduate and medical students who have submitted abstracts chosen by the AGA to be presented during Digestive Disease Week® (DDW).

Research Grant

Research Scholar Award (RSA)

Total Award Amount: $270,000

Term: 3 years

Number of Awards:

Application Deadline: Sept. 23, 2016

Start Date: July 1, 2017

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Young Investigators

The Research Scholar Award (RSA) enables young investigators, instructors, research associates or equivalents to develop independent and productive research careers in digestive diseases by ensuring that a major proportion of their time is protected for research.