Ankylosing Spondylitis Grant

Ankylosing Spondylitis Research Grant


The Arthritis National Research Foundation is seeking grant applications that focus on the study of Ankylosing Spondylitis.


Applicants must be newer M.D. and/ or Ph.D. applicants at early stages in their career (equivalent to assistant professor/instructor/senior post-docs).

Budget and Project Period

Applicants may request up to $100,000 in direct costs only. The project period is one year, with the option to apply for a second year if significant progress is demonstrated. The grant period is June 1 to May 31.


The research grant application is supported by proposalCENTRAL. All policies and guidelines can be found by visiting

Research Plan Length

The body of the proposal may not exceed six (6) pages, including figures and tables, excluding references, cover sheet and budget sheet.

Submission deadline

Applications must be submitted online by the January deadline.

Review Process

Submitted applications will be evaluated by an expert panel of peer reviewers and the award will be announced no later than April 30th.


For more information on the Ankylosing Spondylitis Research Grant, contact us or email


Please ensure that you read completely the grant requirements page and the grant policies page before you apply for a research grant.


There are strict guidelines and policies that MUST be followed or your application will not be reviewed. If you have questions after reading over the requirements and polices please contact us.