Research Scholar Award

The American Acne and Rosacea Society (AARS) is excited to invite investigators working at the level of Instructor through Associate Professor in the field of acne or rosacea to apply for the Research Scholar Grant Award valued at up to $75,000.

The individual selected for the Grant Award must have a strong career goal within the field of dermatology generally and be dedicated to furthering knowledge concerning acne or rosacea specifically. In addition, the research must be focused on discoveries in the clinical or translational medical sciences that are designed to impact the understanding or treatment of acne or rosacea.

Application Submission / Deadline

The AARS Research Scholar Grant Award application deadline was June 30, 2017. The application must be submitted to with all required attachments in either Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF file format. A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of the application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Selection Process

Selection of the recipients is targeted to occur in August 2017 by the AARS Grant Committee.

Grant Award Process

An AARS Grant Contract will be required and following full and timely execution, funding will occur on September 1, 2017, unless otherwise requested by the Award recipient.