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ACSM Foundation

Giving makes a difference. Fund the future of sports medicine.

You’ve never had a better opportunity than now to make a difference. Scholars worldwide – from students to experienced researchers – need your support to build and change the future of the profession. You can help lead the way.

The ACSM Foundation receives, administers and disburses funds to support the College’s educational, scientific and charitable purposes. Each year the Foundation awards approximately $100,000 in research awards and scholarships. To sustain and build these funds, the Foundation conducts ongoing fundraising efforts. 

Advance a mission. Change the future. Give a Gift.

  • Honor a pioneer or professional in the field with your donation.
  • Sustain research or help a researcher start their quest with a gift.
  • Endow a student research effort to build the future of the profession.

Demonstrate your leadership. Make a foundation commitment. Give today.


Give a Gift

Help us ensure the future leaders of sports medicine and exercise science by giving a gift. » Learn More

Endowments & Funds

Choose from a variety of endowments and funds and pay it forward in your area of expertise.» Learn More

Buy a Brick

Honor a colleague by purchasing a commemorative brick around the Fitness Garden at the ACSM National Center. » Learn More

Discovery Society

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5k Challenge

Join other trailblazers to accelerate the Foundation's impact through the 5k Challenge - a pledge of $5,000 over five years. » Learn More

Sponsorship Opportunities

Advance your company or organization's marketing and/or philanthropic objectives by assisting a variety of sponsored activities and programs.» Learn More

Foundation Leadership

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Featured Publication

 Interested in a career in exercise science? This book shows how research is conducted, provides an overview of research as a career pursuit, and…

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