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  • Education Scholar Grant

  • Deadline Date: TBD

    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 

    Andres R. Ayoob, MD Andres R. Ayoob, MD
    University of Kentucky
    Philips/RSNA Education Scholar Grant

    Development of a Web-based Curriculum to Prepare Diagnostic Radiology Residents During their Post-graduate Year 1 by Promoting Learning via Retrieval Practice and Spaced Repetition
    Indranil Mallick, MD, DNB Indranil Mallick, MD, DNB
    Tata Medical Center, Kolkata, India
    GE Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant

    AVARO - Applied Virtual Anatomy for Radiation Oncology: Teaching Radiological Anatomy for Target Delineation and Image Guidance Using Interactive Online Tools for Large Audiences
    Andrew B. Rosenkrantz, MD Andrew B. Rosenkrantz, MD
    NYU Langone Medical Center
    AUR/RSNA Education Scholar Grant

    Design of an Interactive, Case-Based Online Tutorial for Prostate MRI Interpretation Using PI-RADS
    Lonie R. Salkowski, MD Lonie R. Salkowski, MD
    University of Wisconsin - Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health
    RSNA Education Scholar Grant

    Investigation of a Radiology-based Three-dimensional Simulation to Explore Attributes of Novice and Expert Learners in their Process of Correlating and Sense-making of Medical Images with the Human Body
    Kofoworola O. Soyebi, MBChB Kofoworola O. Soyebi, MBChB
    University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Lagos, Nigeria
    Derek Harwood-Nash Education Scholar Grant

    Capacity Building in Nigeria for Sickle Cell Disorder Related Stroke Prevention
    Marc H. Willis, DO Marc H. Willis, DO
    Baylor College of Medicine
    GE Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant

    Technology Enhanced Learning: Medical Student Education Simulation Utilizing Clinical Decision Support (Teaching Medical Students to Select the 'Right Test' at the 'Right Time' for the 'Right Reason')
    Jie Zhang, PhD Jie Zhang, PhD
    University of Kentucky
    RSNA Education Scholar Grant

    Curriculum Development for Hands-on Physics Education of Residents in Diagnostic Radiology