Applying for a Grant

Medical Education (ME) grant requests may be considered for, but are not limited to, the following types of programs:

  • Accredited Medical Education (e.g. CME/CNE/CE programs)
  • Grand Rounds, Symposia, Webinars, Online Enduring Courses

Organizations with a genuine educational function are eligible to submit a grant request, including, but not limited to:

  • Accredited Providers
  • Medical Associations & Societies
  • Hospitals
  • Medical Centers
  • Third-party Medical Education Providers

Overview of ME Grant Request Process

  • Application
    • Applicants may request ME grants using our online application form.
    • Grant applications should ideally be submitted 60 days prior to the educational activity and must be submitted 30 days prior to the educational activity to be considered.
    • Grant applications must be complete and include:
      • Requestor’s contact information
      • Description of the educational activity for which the grant is sought, including area of interest, program type, title, learning objectives, and agenda
      • Name of accredited provider, accreditation type, and credit hours, if applicable
      • Date and location of the activity
      • General description of the intended audience (e.g., specialty, expected number of attendees)
      • Itemized budget
      • Funding amount being sought
      • A list of all other commercial entities from which funding is being sought
  • Grant Decision
    • Grant decisions are typically communicated via e-mail within 45 days of receiving a complete grant application.
  • Payment
    • Should your application be approved, a signed tax form (W-9 or W-8BENE) and Letter of Agreement (LOA) must be returned before grant funds can be distributed.

To submit an online Medical Education Grant Application, click here.