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RSNA Research Grants


Research Scholar Grant   

Application Deadline January 15   

To support junior faculty members who have completed the conventional resident/fellowship training programs but have not yet been recognized as independent investigators. $75,000 annually for 2 years ($150,000 total) to be used as salary support for the Scholar. Requires a minimum of 40% effort.

Research Resident/Fellow Grant 

Application Deadline January 15   

To provide young investigators not yet professionally established in the radiologic sciences an opportunity to gain further insight into scientific investigation and to develop competence in research techniques and methods. $30,000 for a 1-year Research Resident project or $50,000 for a 1-year Research Fellow project, to be used for salary and/or non-personnel research expenses. Requires a minimum of 50% effort.

Research Seed Grant

Application Deadline January 15  

To enable investigators throughout the world to gain experience in defining objectives and testing hypotheses in preparation for major grant applications to corporations, foundations and governmental agencies. Up to $40,000 United States Dollars (USD) for a 1-year project to support the preliminary or pilot phase of scientific projects. *Open to international applicants

Research Medical Student Grant 

Application Deadline February 1   

To make radiology research opportunities possible for medical students, and to encourage them early in their medical careers to consider academic radiology as an option for their future. $3,000 for an 10-week (minimum) research project, to be matched by the sponsoring department ($6,000 total), as a stipend for the medical student.

New Eligibility Criterion: All grant applicants must be RSNA members (at any level) at the time of application. If you are considering applying for a grant, please check your RSNA membership status, or if you are not yet a member, visit the Become a Member page.

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