NEW for 2023!
The OTA Research Committee has updated the OTA full grant application process. Pre-proposal applications will no longer be required. Please visit the OTA website in April with mid-June deadline to view the new one-step application process for the next cycle of research grants which will be awarded in October 2023. Complete details and instructions will be posted on the OTA website in Spring of 2023. Awards notifications emailed by end of November.
Eligibility: Either the principal investigator, or co-principal investigator must be an OTA Active, Clinical or Research member in good standing. Residents and Fellows are not eligible to apply for a full grant as PI. The research must be conducted in North America. You may apply in more than one grant category if applicable.
The following grants are available for any research issue related to musculoskeletal trauma (excluding product development):
- Clinical Research Grants ($40,000/year maximum for up to 2 years)
- Basic Research Grants ($25,000/year maximum for up to 2 years)
To review the complete research grant application guidelines click here.