• Education Scholar Grant

  • Deadline Date: January 10, 2014

    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.
  • 2013 Education Scholar Grant Recipients 

    Daniel Golden  Daniel W. Golden, MD
    The University of Chicago
    Development of an Introductory Structured Didactic Radiation Oncology Curriculum for Medical Students Pursuing a Career in Radiation Oncology
    Philips Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant; View Funded Application 
    Chun-Der Li  Chun-Der L. Li, MD and Tessa Cook, MD, PhD
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    High-Fidelity Simulated Environment for Assessment of Radiology Residents Prior to Independent Call
    AUR/RSNA Education Scholar Grant
    Sarabjeet Singh  Sarabjeet Singh, MD, MMST
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Web-based Protocol and Radiation Optimization for CT with InteraCTive Education (PRACTICE) Program
    Derek Harwood-Nash/RSNA Education Scholar Grant; View Funded Application 
    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; View Funded Application 

    2012 Education Grant Recipients 

    Saurabh Jha, MD  Saurabh Jha, MD
    University of Pennsylvania
    Technology Assessment for Radiology Residents – a Curriculum to Understand the Economics of Imaging and How to Value a
    Diagnostic Test

    GE Healthcare/RSNA Education Scholar Grant; View Funded Application 
    Slanetz and Eisenberg
    Priscilla Slanetz, MD, MPH and Ronald L. Eisenberg MD, JD
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
    Development of a Peer Observation Teaching Program to Enhance Radiology Resident Teaching Skills
    RSNA Education Scholar Grant; View Funded Application  
    Carolyn Wang, MD  Carolyn Wang, MD
    University of Washington
    Evidence Based Development of a High-Fidelity Simulation Team Training Program for Contrast Reaction Management
    RSNA Education Scholar Grant

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