What We Fund

The SAEM Foundation, in partnership with SAEM, provides grants to national and international universities and medical schools to help fund innovative research and education initiatives in the field of emergency medicine. In order for a project to be eligible for funding, it must fit into the scope of one of the grant categories listed below, and must support the mission of SAEM and the SAEM Foundation. For information on how to apply, please visit How to Apply

Applications submitted after the deadline for submission will not be reviewed.


Open Announcements

SAEMF NIDA Mentor-Facilitated Training Award in Substance Use Disorders Science Dissemination – Due December 5th

GEMSSTAR for Emergency Medicine Supplemental Funding Program - Opens October 1

Emergency Medicine Interest Group Grant (EMIG) - Opens October 1 - January 30

EMF-SAEM Medical Student Research Grant - Opens November 2018 - January 2019


Closed Announcements - Next application deadline August 1, 2019

Research Training Grant (RTG) - $300,000

Research Large Project Grant (LPG) - $150,000

Education Research Grant (formerly the Education Fellowship Grant (EFG) - $100,000

Education Project Grant (formerly the Education Research Grant (ERG)) - $20,000

SAEMF/Academy of Emergency Ultrasound Research Grant - $10,000

SAEMF/Global Emergency Medicine Academy (GEMA) Research Pilot Grant - $10,000

SAEMF/Academy of Women in Academic Emergency Medicine (AWAEM) Research Grant - $5,000

SAEMF/Simulation Academy Novice Research Grant - $5,000

SAEMF/Academy for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Medicine Research Grant - $3,000

SAEMF/Resident and Medical Students (RAMS) Research Grant - $2,500 - $,5000

Not all categories are offered every year. 

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167750 SAEM Foundation Grants 2019 Timeline