The Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF) and the American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS) recognize the importance of fostering the development of surgeon scientists and innovative research in hand surgery and hand care. The AAHS and PSF are committed to increasing the amount of research funding dedicated to funding pilot research studies that set the stage for applications to larger funding agencies. The grants are funded by The Plastic Surgery Foundation and Hand Surgery Endowment and administered by the AAHS and PSF. Orthopedic surgeons, plastic surgeons and hand therapists are eligible to apply. Applicants must be an AAHS member.
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The application for the AAHS/PSF Combined Pilot Research Grant is now open.
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List of available hand related grant opportunities