• Education Scholar Grant

  • Deadline Date: January 11, 2016

    Purpose:   To provide funding opportunities for individuals with an active interest in radiologic education.

    Nature of Projects: Any area of education related to the radiologic sciences is eligible for Education Scholar Grant support. Projects may include, but are not limited to:

    • advanced training in the discipline of education, possibly resulting in an advanced degree/certificate (development of teachers and educational leaders);
    • development, dissemination and evaluation of printed or electronic educational materials;
    • research of teaching methods and evaluation processes;
    • education in emerging nations;
    • medical student, resident, fellow, CME participant, allied health professional student education.
    • RSNA and the Association of University Radiologists (AUR) have collaborated on a joint award beginning in 2013. This co-sponsored Education Scholar Grant will leverage funds to support additional projects in radiology education. Interested applicants should apply through the standard application process.

    Amount: One year grant of up to $75,000 United States Dollars (USD) for salary support and/or other project costs. In exceptional cases, grants for up to two years will be considered.


    • Applications are accepted from individuals throughout the world.
    • Applicant must be an RSNA Member (at any level) at the time of application. If the applicant’s membership category is Member-in-Training or any other non dues-paying category, the scientific advisor or one of the co-investigators must be a dues-paying member. Check your membership status, or become a member today - visit the RSNA Membership Web site for details.
    • Applicant/co-principal investigator(s) must not be agents of any for-profit, commercial company in the radiologic sciences.
    • Applicants may not submit more than one research or education grant application to the RSNA R&E Foundation per year.
    • Recipients may not have concurrent RSNA grants.
    • Supplementation of funding from other grant sources must be approved by Foundation staff if not described in the original research plan. Awards from other sources may be approved by Foundation staff if the investigator submits a satisfactory plan to address any budgetary overlap.

    Full Details: Download the Education Scholar Grant Policies and Procedures (now with grant application instructions and guidelines)

    Application Process: Applications are completed online using the Online Grant Application System. 

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  • Grant Recipients

  • To view additional recipients from prior years, please use our online Grant and Award Recipient Search tool.
  •  Current Education Scholar Grant Recipients 

    Berman, Abigail Abigail Tripp Berman, MD
    University of Pennsylvania

    Design and Analysis of Radiation Oncology Trials (DART): A National Clinical Trials Biostatistics and Epidemiology Curriculum with Online Self-Assessment Modules (SAM)

    RSNA Education Scholar Grant 
    Mazurowski, Maciej Maciej A. Mazurowski, PhD
    Duke University School of Medicine

    Improved Education in Digital Breast Tomosynthesis using Machine Learning and Computer Vision Tools

    Philips Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant  
    Nye, Jonathon Jonathon A. Nye, PhD
    Emory University School of Medicine

    Problem-based Educational Material for Medical Physics Residency Training

    RSNA Education Scholar Grant 
    Pennick, Dominique, 2 Dominique Penninck, DVM, PhD
    Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

    The Development of Video-based Clinical Ultrasound Teaching Tools and the Construction of a Web-based Educational Program

    RSNA Education Scholar Grant 
    Persson, Anders Anders Persson, MD, PhD
    Linköping University, SWEDEN

    RadSim: Simulation Based Training Program for CT Protocol, Iterative Reconstruction and Dual Energy Applications

    Derek Harwood-Nash Education Scholar Grant 
     Pujol, Sonia Sonia Marie-Aurore Pujol, PhD
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

    Interactive Tutorial for Teaching Radiologic Anatomy and its Variations

    RSNA Education Scholar Grant 
    Shaves, Sarah Sarah Carlson Shaves, MD
    Eastern Virginia Medical School

    Redefining the Radiology Curriculum in Medical School: Vertical Integration and Global Accessibility

    GE Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant 
    Rathan M. Subramaniam Rathan M. Subramaniam, MD, PhD, MPH
    Johns Hopkins University

    Curriculum Development for Hybrid Molecular Imaging and Evidence Based Clinical Practice
    GE Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant