New Investigator Research Grant

The 2017-2018 application cycle is now closed. Please check back for information about the next program offering or sign up for the ASHP Foundation Enews for the latest information.

Program Focus
  • This research grant program supports practice-based research, conducted by pharmacist new investigators and related to advancing pharmacy practice.
  • The primary goal of the program is to support quality research to advance pharmacy practice.
  • A secondary goal is to develop new investigators’ research skills while fostering development of mentoring relationships with more experienced senior investigators.
  • Applicants should utilize the recommendations from the PPMI Summit and the Ambulatory Care Conference & Summit in the PAI Resource Center to identify relevant topics for this grant program. Applicants' research should support the ASHP/ASHP Foundation Practice Advancement Initiative (PAI) and Ambulatory PAI. Visit the PAI website to identify relevant topics for this grant program.
Funding Information
Two $20,000 grants will be awarded. Grants will be awarded to pharmacist new investigators to provide funding for specific practice-based research related to advancing pharmacy practice initiatives in hospitals and health systems and are not intended for long-term support of research programs. Facilities and administrative cost rates that do not exceed 8 percent of the total requested budget are allowed.

Application Process
Full eligibility requirements and application procedures will be included in the application instructions.

Timeline for the 2017-2018 Program Offering
  • Accepted Letters of Intent invited to submit full application: December 2017
  • Full Application Deadline: February 21, 2018
Helpful Resources
How to Submit a Successful Application
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Grant Recipients

Learn more about grants funded in previous years.