All AFSP research grants are designed to support research on suicide from a variety of disciplines including psychiatry, medicine, psychology, genetics, epidemiology, neurobiology, sociology, nursing, health services administration, social work, and many others. Grants are not intended to support the development or implementation of prevention programs, educational programs, treatments, or other interventions that do not have a significant research component.

Applicant and host information

Applicant citizenship: Worldwide

Host country: Worldwide

Years since PhD:

Award details

Award: USD$45,000 per year

Award Duration (years): 2

Research costs:


Mobility rule: No

Subjects: All subjects

Additional comments: Young Investigator Grants of up to $40,000 per year for a two-year period are awarded to investigators with an academic rank no higher than assistant professor. This grant is designed for investigators who have completed doctoral studies, although high quality applications from pre-doctoral applicants will be considered. The Young Investigator Grant provides an additional $5,000 (nontransferable) per year to a mentor, who serves as an advisor to the applicant.(Thus total grant amount is $90,000.)

How to apply? For further eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit: Official Funding website

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