American Society of Breast Surgeons FoundationDeadline: December 13, 2019
American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation’s mission is to improve the standard of care for breast disease patients through its grant program. Grant categories include:
- Education: Grants seek to raise awareness of breast cancer and increase the capabilities of effective patient breast health education programs. Education grants are intended to support costs associated with a project (e.g., purchase of educational materials, brochure development, printing) and/or expenses related to the development and hosting of an educational meeting or conference. The grant project must be specific to patient breast health and/or patient breast cancer education.
- Community outreach: Grants seek to partner with community-based nonprofit organizations to provide education on breast health and screening to underserved, uninsured, and/or low-income populations. The grant project must be specific to medically underserved, uninsured, and/or low-income areas.
- Research: Grants seek to foster research activities of the grantee. Funds may be used for activities necessary to undertake or complete a research project (e.g., providing support for ongoing projects, clinical research assistance, statistical support). The project must be specific to patient breast health and/or breast disease.
- Humanism in Medicine Award: The Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award is presented to a practicing physician who has been selected by The American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation.
Amount: Grants range up to $5,000.
Eligibility: Nonprofit 501c3 organizations are encouraged to apply, however, all organization types are eligible to apply.