Frequently Asked Questions
When does funding begin?
Who receives the funding?
Does the award cover indirect costs?
Would I be able to transfer institutions after I receive my award?
I have received an award from another Society. Am I still eligible for your awards?
I have still have unspent funds from my grant. What do I do?
Are you required to be an American citizen to apply?
What are the eligibility requirements?
Can I be considered for more than one award?
Is it acceptable that I am in my last month of training at the application deadline?
If I apply and do not receive an award, can I reapply next year?
Does my faculty position make a difference in whether or not I receive an award?
Can there be more than one principal investigator on an award?
Can there be multiple applicants per institution?
Is there a requirement regarding a specific amount of time that must be devoted to this grant?
How can I apply?
Should I send my documents in Word or PDF format?
Should letters of nomination/collaboration be signed and then scanned as PDF files or can they be unsigned word documents?
Can my letters of nomination/collaboration be sent without my proposal?
How is the overall application scored?
Is a budget justification necessary?
What format should I use for my CV?
Do I need to send my documents all at once? What if I do not have the letters of nomination/collaboration?
Is a cover letter required?
The application asks for a letter of nomination from the chair of the department. Can the letter be from my program director?
Is it OK for my letter of nomination from the chair to come from a department other than neuroradiology?
Does my primary mentor need to be a neuroradiologist?
I have applied for The Foundation of the ASNR awards in the past and I received feedback from the reviewers. In which document of the application should I address the feedback?
Does my mentor have to be at the same institution where I will be conducting my research?
One of my references would like to send a DVD of our pilot data. Is this recommended?
Are figures/tables counted in the ten-page research plan limit?
Are references in addition to the ten-page plan or are they included in the plan?
Is a preliminary data section necessary?
Is a signature page or an institutional signing letter required?
Who makes the decision about the awards?
Are there formatting limitations?
Are co-mentors permitted?
Am I required to provide a biographical sketch and documents regarding research support for my co-mentors as well?
Must the mentor be a member of ASNR?
What is the best way to handle collaborators at other institutions?
How should the final progress report be structured?
What other awards does The Foundation of the ASNR offer?
What research has the Foundation funded?