Award Amount: $10,000 minimum, $60,000 maximum
Award Term: One to Two Years
Award Type: New Programs / Initiatives
Application Deadline: October 15, 2018, 5 pm ET (Funding Starts January 1, 2019)
Next Award Cycle Deadline: April 1, 2019, with Funding Beginning July 1, 2019
Applications are not currently being accepted for this program.
The AASLD Innovation Fund was created to fund new creative ideas / projects put forth by an AASLD Committee or Special Interest Group (SIG). Proposals must address an issue / process / disease / question / hypothesis etc. that advances the mission of the AASLD. To learn more about the mission and goals of AASLD, refer to the AASLD Strategic Plan.
For the purposes of this initiative, innovation is defined as a new idea, device, digital technology, process or method, and when applied will be a better solution for new requirements, unarticulated needs, or existing AASLD needs.
All other questions should be directed to Julia Merrill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applications must be submitted through an AASLD Committee or SIG, with approval of the Committee / SIG and its Chair.
Award Period: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2020
Applications will be evaluated based on the following factors:
All funding decisions are final, however re-submission of a revised proposal with substantial changes that address the review critiques, and a cover letter describing these changes, is permitted for the next funding cycle deadline.
Funding notifications for this awards cycle will be shared with applicants by June 2, 2018.
The application deadline for this award is 5 pm ET, October 15, 2018.
Submit your application online here. You will be sent an email confirmation that the PDF was received. If an email confirmation is not received in 2 business days, contact email@example.com to confirm receipt.
To prepare your application: