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Research Grants for the Next Generation of Researchers

Supporting academic research is at the heart of our mission at Labfront. That's why our grant program aims to provide up-and-coming researchers with the funding they need to complete valuable studies that help contribute to the advancement of society.

Check back in regularly, or register below to stay up to date with upcoming research grants offered by Labfront!

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Our Grants

Fall 2022

Undergraduate Research Grant

One sector in academia severely underfunded is the undergraduate research community. In order to help counter that, we’ve opened a category of grants reserved just for undergrads, welcoming applicants from all research backgrounds interested in collecting physiological data.

The awardee will be given:

5 x Garmin Smartwatch devices (value $750)
1 x Labfront Advanced package (value $1000)
1 x Honorarium ($250)
Total value: $2000

Application requirements

  • Abstract of research study (approx. 300 words)
  • Personal statement (Max. 200 words. Please introduce yourself and why you chose to pursue this research)
  • One letter of support (from either advisor or research collaborator)

Application dates

August 15, 2022 - November 15, 2022

Please submit the above documents all in one file PDF/attachment to hello@labfront.com with the Subject Line: “Research Grant Fall 2022: [YOUR NAME]"

Winter 2022/2023

Graduate Research Grant

With the support of Garmin Health, we're happy to offer this grant to graduate and PhD students from any sector in academia open to using wearable technology to collect objective, biomarker data in their research.

The awardee will be given:

5 x Garmin Smartwatch devices (value $750)
1 x Labfront Advanced package (value $1000)
1 x Honorarium ($250)
Total value: $2000

Application requirements

  • Abstract of research study (approx. 300 words)
  • Personal statement (Max. 200 words. Please introduce yourself and why you chose to pursue this research)
  • One letter of support (from either advisor or research collaborator)

Application dates

December 1, 2022 - March 1, 2023

Please submit the above documents all in one file PDF/attachment to hello@labfront.com with the Subject Line: “Research Grant Winter 2023: [YOUR NAME]"

Ongoing

Women's Health Research Initiative

There is significant gender inequity in research, with women's health receiving less attention across the health research spectrum-- particularly when it comes to funding. We believe that this is a problem for all of us to try to solve, so we’re taking action with our commitment to support 100 total projects over the next 10 years. This opportunity is open to student researchers of any background conducting research focusing on women’s health.

100 awardees (10 per yr) will be given:

1 x Labfront Advanced package (value $1000)
Total value: $1000

Application requirements

  • Personal statement (Max. 200 words. Please introduce yourself, your research background and why you chose to pursue this research topic in women's health)

Application dates

July 1, 2022 - July 1, 2032 (ongoing)

Please submit the above to hello@labfront.com with the Subject Line: "Women's Health Initiative: [YOUR NAME]"

*Note: Your name and research topic may be posted on our social media should you be selected. Please let us know if you would not like us to share this information.

Sponsored Awards

Teaching of Physiology Section Labfront Mid-Career Educator Award

Our commitment to scientific innovation and education motivated us to sponsor an award with our partner, The American Physiological Society. The APS Teaching of Physiology Section Labfront Mid-Career Educator Award recognizes a mid-career member who demonstrates excellence in physiology education through the use of innovative teaching or mentorship activities.

The award includes a $500 honorarium, an award plaque and one-year access to a Labfront Advanced account.

Upcoming

Get Notified About Future Grant Opportunities

We hope to continue adding more grants to support young researchers. Be the first to know when a new grant opens up.

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Previous Awardees

Summer Research Grants 2022

The three grant recipients for our Summer 2022 research grant initiative are Ewa Kochanowska from the University of New Hampshire , Dihogo de Matos from University of Manitoba, and Sophia Holmqvist from UC San Diego.

Each grantee received $1000, 10 Garmin wearables and a Labfront Advanced account. Read more to learn about their unique research projects, and how they will utilize physiological data in their valuable contributions to the research community!

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