Through the generosity of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), $10,612 is available for research grants in the area of exercise, weightlessness and musculoskeletal physiology. Doctoral students enrolled in full-time programs are eligible to apply. Grants can range up to $5,306 and are available for a one-year period. Only U.S. citizens or permanent residents are eligible to apply. Applicants for student research grants must have graduate student status during the term of the grant to be considered for funding. Applicants must be current members of ACSM at the time of submitting an application. Grants are open to all ACSM members, including international members. However, the NASA initiative is open to U.S. citizens or permanent residents working in U.S. universities only.
Low Amount Awarded
a graduate student
Must not be attending high school currently
Must study full-time
Must be affiliated with
American College of Sports Medicine