Research Grants

CAP Research Grant

The Council Research Grant is a rotating research grant shared among the four councils for $10,000. The grant application for the 2022 funding year is now open for the Council of Advanced Practice (CAP). 

Grant applications must meet the following eligibility requirements: 
  1. Regular member of CAP. 
  2. Minimum of two years of nephrology experience as an advanced practitioner. 
  3. Written approval of the department head or facility director and by an approved IRB/institution within which the research is to be conducted. 
  4. Residence in the United States or its territories. 
  5. Prior research training or evidence of technical support from individuals with research experience. 

Review full research grant guidelines

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Young Investigator Research Grant

Young investigators are junior faculty who have been in their position for under four years at the time the grant begins. Applicants must have nephrology training.

The deadline for a 2021 Research Grant has passed. Check back in the fall for the 2022 application.

Past Grant Recipients

2021 Grant Recipients
2020 Grant Recipients
2019 Grant Recipients
2018 Grant Recipients
2017 Grant Recipients
2016 Grant Recipients
2015 Grant Recipients
2014 Grant Recipients
2013 Grant Recipients

Grant Recipient Success Stories
Dr. Benjamin Freedman, PhD - 2015

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