Foundation / Corporation
American Academy of Optometry Foundation (AAOF)
Fellowship of up to $4,000 to a USA, Canada, or Puerto Rico optometric resident, faculty member, or advance practice fellow for new optometric and vision science research. Funding is intended to benefit an individual at an early stage in his or her career. Applicants should be seeking answers to questions in the areas of vision science, clinical practice, or eye-related public health.
Recipients are encouraged to present at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Optometry and to submit a manuscript to Optometry and Vision Science.
GrantWatch ID#: 159495
One fellowship of $4,000 will be awarded annually.
Funds support research conducted for a period up to one year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applications and supporting materials should be emailed to AAOF@aaoptom.org and include the words BSK + last name of applicant in the subject line of the email.
Jennifer Rubin, Foundation Program Manager
American Academy of Optometry Foundation
2909 Fairgreen Street
Orlando, FL 32803
Toll Free: 844-323-3937
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