Current Award Opportunities

The American Sleep Medicine Foundation (ASMF) provides awards to support sleep research, educational development of clinicians and sleep disorders researchers and humanitarian efforts. Selection of award recipients is based on an evaluation of applications by sleep experts who are appointed by the ASMF. The following is a list of all currently open funding opportunities.


ABSM Junior Faculty Research Award

Assists new faculty in the development of a career in academic sleep medicine.
Application Deadline: January 8, 2018

Bridge to Success Award for Early Career Investigators

Providing ‘bridge funding’ to promising sleep scientists who have applied for an entry level career development award such as a K grant from the NIH, a career development award from the VA, or equivalent and need additional time and resources.
Application Deadline: November 27, 2017

Bridge to Success Award for Mid-Career/Senior Investigators

Providing 'bridge funding' to mid-level and senior investigators in sleep and biological rhythms who have re-applied for research support.
Application Deadline: November 27, 2017

Physician Scientist Training Award

Supporting research training for physicians who wish to pursue careers as physician scientists in sleep medicine.
Application Deadline: November 27, 2017