What We Fund

The SAEM Foundation, in partnership with SAEM, provides grants to national and international universities and medical schools to help fund innovative research and education initiatives in the field of emergency medicine. In order for a project to be eligible for funding, it must fit into the scope of one of the grant categories listed below, and must support the mission of SAEM and the SAEM Foundation. For information on how to apply, please visit How to Apply

Applications submitted after the deadline for submission will not be reviewed.

SAEMF Grant Submission Tutorial 


Open Announcements

NEW! SAEMF Emerging Infectious Disease and Preparedness Grant - Up to $100,000 (now includes faculty salary support)

Research Training Grant (RTG) - $300,000 

Research Large Project Grant (LPG) - $150,000 

Education Research Grant (ERG) - $100,000

SAEM ARMED Pilot Grant - $25,000

Education Project Grant (EPG) - $20,000

MTF/SAEMF Toxicology Research Grant - $10,000

SAEMF/Academy of Emergency Ultrasound (AEUS) Research Grant - $10,000 

SAEMF/Global Emergency Medicine Academy (GEMA) Research Pilot Grant - $10,000

SAEMF/Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine (AWAEM) Research Grant - $5,000

SAEMF/Simulation Academy Novice Research Grant - $5,000 

SAEMF/Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine (CDEM) Innovations in Undergraduate Emergency Medicine Education Grant  - $5,000

SAEMF/Academy for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Medicine (ADIEM) Research Grant - $4,000

SAEMF/Resident and Medical Students (RAMS) Research Grant - $2,500 - $,5000

Closed Announcements

SAEMF NIDA Mentor-Facilitated Training Award in Substance Use Disorders Science Dissemination – $12,000

Emergency Medicine Interest Group Grant (EMIG) -$500 - October 2020 - January 30, 2021

GEMSSTAR for Emergency Medicine Supplemental Funding Program - October 2020 - February 15, 2021

EMF-SAEM Medical Student Research Grant - February 5, 2021

Not all categories are offered every year. 

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167750 SAEM Foundation Grants 2019 Timeline