Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation David E. Rogers Award

Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member
to Recognize Contributions to Healthcare

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)

Deadline Date:

01/22/21 11:59 PM EST

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Award of $10,000 to a USA medical school faculty member to recognize significant contributions to health and the quality of healthcare for a broad population of Americans. Eligible nominees must be able to demonstrate that their work has influenced public policy, improved public health and healthcare, and helped redirect the medical profession and academic medical centers to experiment with a variety of educational and delivery modes to achieve important societal objectives.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation David E. Rogers Award honors a medical school faculty member at an AAMC-member medical school who has made major contributions to improving public health and health care. The award honors the legacy of David E. Rogers, MD, the first president of the Foundation and an exemplar of academic medicine’s commitment to meeting the health care needs of the public. The award is jointly sponsored by the AAMC and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167411

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

The awardee receives the RWJF Rogers Award and a prize of $10,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The nominee must be an individual who has a faculty appointment at an AAMC-member medical school, but rank is not a criterion for this award.

Nominators: Anyone may submit a nomination.

Pre-Application Information:

Nominations must be received by Jan. 22, 2021, via the electronic entry form.

Selection process:
- The review committee will select up to three finalists. Nominators of finalists will be notified by March 10, 2021, that they are invited to submit letters of support.
- Additional support materials must be submitted by April 9, 2021. There is no need to compile these letters before notification on March 10.
- The winner of the award will be notified by July 1, 2021, and honored at Learn Serve Lead 2021, the AAMC Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To access the online Nomination form: https://www.abstractscorecard.com/cfp/submit/login.asp?EventKey=OTROQHZG

Please address all questions to:
Sandra Gordon
202-828-0472
sgordon@aamc.org

AAMC
655 K Street, NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC, 20001-2399

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies for Neighborhood Improvements in Eligible Locations

Deadline 09/17/21 Conference Date: 08/05/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities to improve neighborhoods in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support programs and projects that enhance the appearance and environmental quality of communities, pr

GrantWatch ID#: 123969

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Educational Programs that Benefit Disadvantaged Children ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for education-related programs and projects that improve the lives of low-income, underserved, and disadvantaged children and youth. Funding is intended to support efforts to eliminate disparities in education for these target

GrantWatch ID#: 124989

Grants to Washington Individuals, Businesses, Organizations, and Local Agencies to Preserve H...

Deadline 09/22/21 Conference Date: 08/05/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to Washington local agencies, businesses, individuals, and organizations to preserve official historic city landmarks in eligible areas. Funding is intended for projects focusing on the restoration and stabilization of historic building fabric, e

GrantWatch ID#: 125438

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits for Public Programs that Promote the Humanities in Local Commu...

Deadline 01/15/22 LOI Date: 11/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the humanities in local communities. Certain applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. All applicants are advised to contac

GrantWatch ID#: 125447

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs Primarily to Support Youth

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit initiatives. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to addressing the needs of low-income youth, children, and their families. The funding source s

GrantWatch ID#: 125830

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania Families Caring for a Child with Cancer to Offset Treatm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania families living in eligible areas and caring for a child with cancer to offset expenses related to the child's cancer treatments. Funding is intended to cover costs not covered by health insurance, including travel costs, housing, and

GrantWatch ID#: 125904

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits to Address Community Needs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Indiana nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects and capital campaigns that address community needs. Applicants requesting support for a capital campaign are asked to contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Projects are e

GrantWatch ID#: 126506