For research addressing behavioral strategies and techniques to promote the adoption and maintenance of physical activity/exercise. Studies that focus on innovative strategies to improve individual-level adoption and/or maintenance of physical activity will be given first priority. The proposed study can focus on youth, adolescents, adults, or older adults 55 and over. One award of $5,000 is available.
The 2014 ACSM Foundation Research Grant Program application is being revised, and will be uploaded within the next few weeks. There are two parts to the application. Both Part A and Part B must be submitted as one complete PDF application. Applicants for student research grants must have graduate student status during the term of the grant to be considered for funding. Applicants must be current members of ACSM at the time of submitting an application to be funded. Grants are open to all ACSM members, including international members. However, the NASA initiative is open to U.S. residents only.
The deadline for the 2014 grant application is 5:00 PM ET on January 17, 2014.
NOTE: You must have Adobe Reader 9 to complete the application for this grant. Adobe Reader 9 is available for download at http://www.adobe.com.
You may contact the Research Administration and Programs Department regarding this grant at Tel: (317) 637-9200, ext. 143 or email questions to Jane Senior or Michael F. Dell.