AGA Student Research Fellowship Awards
To stimulate interest in research careers in digestive diseases by providing salary support for research projects.
Applicants must be students at accredited North American institutions, may not hold similar salary support awards from other agencies. Women and minority students are strongly encouraged to apply.
US$2,500 per year
Applications can be downloaded from the AGA Foundation website. The completed application, letters of support or commitment and other documents must be submitted as one PDF document, titled by the applicant's last name and first initial only. Hard copies are not permitted. For further information visit the AGA Foundation website.
- Professional development
The Foundation for Digestive Health and Nutrition is the foundation of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the leading professional society representing gastroenterological and heptatologists worldwide. It is separately incorporated and governed by a distinguished board of AGA physicians and members of the lay public. The Foundation raises funds for research and public education in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of digestive diseases. Along with the AGA, it conducts public education initiatives related to digestive diseases. The Foundation also administers the disbursement of grants on the behalf of the AGA and other funders.