ADHF/AGA Student Research Fellowship Awards

Scholarship Description

Candidates may be high school, undergraduate, medical or graduate students (not yet engaged in thesis research) at accredited North American (U.S., Canada or Mexico) institutions.  Candidates holding advanced degrees must be enrolled as undergraduate, medical or graduate students, and they many not hold similar salary support awards from other agencies (e.g., American Liver Foundation, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America).  Women and minority students are strongly encouraged to apply.  This program offers financial support for students to spend time performing research in the areas of digestive diseases or nutrition for a minimum of 10 weeks.  The research may take place at any time during the year.  The objective is to stimulate interest in research careers in digestive diseases by providing salary support for research projects.  This awards is not intended to provide salary for lab technicians.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,


Num Awards: 35

Min Award: 1500

Max Award: 2500

Deadline: 2018-03-03


Sponsoring Organization American Digestive Health Foundation
7910 Woodmont Avenue 7th Floor
Betheda, MD 20814

Contact Person: Chair, AGA Research Committee

Phone: 301-654-2635

Fax: 301-654-1140