PFD Research Foundation Grant Program
Research funds are made available to qualified ob/gyn and urology fellows and junior faculty to pursue their research question. Goals of this research grant program are to support the completion of research projects which will lead to publication and presentation at future AUGS Annual Scientific Meetings and to support the development of junior researchers in the field who will go on to obtain additional funding for future research on pelvic floor disorders.
The AUGS Foundation serves the medical profession by supporting promising, innovative research regarding the causes, prevention, cure and treatment of pelvic floor disorders. In 2006, the Foundation created a research grants program to provide a funding resource, specifically focused on Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, to the research-focused AUGS members. In 2013, the Foundation offered the following research grants:
The AUGS Foundation together with the June Allyson Foundation has awarded over $1,300,000 in grants to AUGS members since 1998.
The 2013 AUGS Foundation Research Grants Program is made possible through the generous support from:
If you are interested in applying for an AUGS Foundation Research Grant in the future, please familiarize yourself with the process and eligibilty requirements below. Please note: the information below is subject to change.
2014 Grants Process Timeline: