Funding for Education Research

GW SMHS Medical and Health Science Education Research Grants

SMHS encourages and supports scholarship in medical and health science education by providing grant funding for initiation of new medical and/or health science education research projects. All active status, regular SMHS faculty (tenured, tenure-track or non-tenure track) are eligible to submit a proposal. Proposals may be submitted for up to $15,000 for one study.  Questions should be directed to Patricia Latham, Associate Director for Education Research and Scholarship at

Tips and Resources for Grant Writing

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Education Research Funding Opportunities

Sponsor Details

Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation



Spencer Foundation

Conference Grant Program

Lyle Spencer Research Awards

Small Research Grants

Stemmler Fund

“The goal of the Stemmler Fund is to provide support for research on, and development of, innovative assessment approaches that will enhance the professional development of those preparing to, or continuing to, practice medicine.”

Arnold P. Gold Foundation

Scholar Programs:

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Association for Medical Education in Europe

The AMEE Research Grant Award is only open to current paid AMEE Individual and Student Members

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

United States Agency for International Development

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Grant announcements from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality for supporting research to improve the quality, effectiveness, accessibility, and cost effectiveness of health care.

Fogarty International center


Career Development Grant:

Health Resources and Services Administration

Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)