Awards & Grants

Rocky Mountain Chapter

2024 RMACSM Spring Student Grants

To continue our support for student research and support the mission of the American College of Sports Medicine, RMACSM is opening its SECOND grant cycle. We are offering undergraduate, masters and doctoral student spring grants (to be awarded at RMACSM Annual Meeting). The number and award amount will be contingent on available funds from ACSM. This year we anticipate grant funding for:

  • One Undergraduate-level grants up to $500 each 
  • One Masters level grants up to $1000 each
  • One Doctoral level grants up to $1500 each

Spring Proposals are due by 5:00 PM (MST), Friday, March 15, 2024 as one PDF. 

Grant applications can be sent to Dr. Emily Schmitt:
RMACSM Spring 2024 RFP: RMACSM Grant Guidelines Spring 2024
Grant Rubric: RMACSM Research Grant Scoring Worksheet

Recent RMACSM Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2023 RMACSM Grant Recipients!  Thank you for your perseverance and hard work!

Spring 2023


Catherine Lowry, Colorado State University
Cole Nelson, University of Wyoming
Stephanie Cotter, Adams State University


Emma Gomes, Colorado State University
Mary Crisafio, Colorado State University

2023 RMACSM Poster Presentation Awards


Jonathan Specht, University of New Mexico
Jeremy Ducharme, University of New Mexico
Lea Haverbeck Simon, University of Northern Colorado


Darby Easterday, Colorado State University
Grissy Sime Mora, Colorado State University
Phillip Tracey, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs


Ashleen Sapuppo, University of Wyoming
Julian Matthews, University of Wyoming
Anna Coney, Colorado State University
Josh Survis, Colorado State University

RMACSM would like to thank all those involved with the American College of Sports Medicine's Regional Chapter Grant Program and the ACSM Board of Trustees.