Research Grant

AGA-Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine Research Scholar Award in Pediatric Genomics

Total Award Amount: $270,000

Term: 3 years

Number of Awards: 1

Application Deadline: Nov. 3, 2017

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development

This award provides $90,000 per year for three years (totaling $270,000) to a young investigator, instructor, research associate or equivalent working toward independent careers in gastroenterology, hepatology, or related areas. The proposed research may be basic, translational or clinical and must use genomics as an approach to enhance understanding of pediatric digestive diseases toward prevention, treatment, and/or cure of such diseases. The funded research must be conducted full-time at the Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine in San Diego, CA or at Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego.

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Research Grant

AGA-Elsevier Pilot Research Award

Total Award Amount: $25,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 2

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Established Investigators, Young Investigators

This award provides $25,000 for one year to a recipient at any career stage performing research in gastroenterology- or hepatology-related areas.

Research Grant

AGA-Elsevier Gut Microbiome Pilot Research Award

Total Award Amount: $25,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards:

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Established Investigators, Young Investigators

This award provides $25,000 for one year to a recipient at any career stage researching projects on the relationship of the gut microbiota to digestive health and disease.

Research Grant

AGA-Caroline Craig Augustyn & Damian Augustyn Award in Digestive Cancer

Total Award Amount: $40,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 1

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Young Investigators

This grant awards $40,000 for one year to an early career investigator who currently holds a federal or non-federal career development award devoted to conducting research related to digestive cancer.

Research Grant

AGA-Pfizer Young Investigator Pilot Research Award in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Total Award Amount: $30,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 3

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Established Investigators

This award provides $30,000 for one year to recipients at any career stage researching new directions focused on improving the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Research Grant

AGA-Rome Foundation Functional GI and Motility Disorders Pilot Research Award

Total Award Amount: $30,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 2

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Established Investigators, Young Investigators

This one-year, $30,000 research grant is offered to a recipient at any career stage to support pilot research projects pertaining to functional GI and motility disorders.

Research Grant

AGA-Allergan Foundation Pilot Research Award in Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Total Award Amount: $30,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 1

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Career Development, Established Investigators

This award provides $30,000 for one year to an investigator at any career stage researching the pathophysiology and/or treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Research Grant

AGA-Boston Scientific Technology and Innovation Pilot Award

Total Award Amount: $30,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 1

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Established Investigators, Young Investigators

This award provides $30,000 for one year to early career and established investigators working in gastroenterology, hepatology or related areas focused on technology and innovation.

Research Grant

AGA-Allergan Foundation Pilot Research Award in Gastroparesis

Total Award Amount: 30,000

Term: 1 year

Number of Awards: 1

Application Deadline: Jan. 12, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: Established Investigators, Young Investigators

This award provides $30,000 for one year to an investigator at any career stage researching the pathophysiology and/or treatment of gastroparesis.

DDW Travel Award

AGA-GRG Fellow Abstract Award

Total Award Amount: $500, $1,000

Term: DDW Travel

Number of Awards: 10

Application Deadline: Feb. 2, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

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

This travel award provides $500 and one $1,000 prize to recipients who are MD and/or PhD postdoctoral fellows presenting posters/oral sessions at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW).

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. 2, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

Eligible Categories: DDW Travel Award, Travel Award

This travel award provides $750 to recipients who are young basic, translational, or clinical investigators residing outside North America to support travel and related expenses to attend Digestive Disease Week® (DDW).

Student Award w/DDW Travel Award

AGA Student Abstract Award

Total Award Amount: $500, $1,000

Term: DDW Travel

Number of Awards: 10

Application Deadline: Feb. 2, 2018

Start Date: July 1, 2018

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

This travel award provides $500 and one $1,000 prize to recipients who are high school, undergraduate, graduate, or medical students or residents (residents up to year three postgraduate) presenting posters/oral sessions at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW).