The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Research Foundation (OPERF) is accepting applications for the 2016 OPERF Research Award Program. The due date for letters of intent is December 11, 2015. All submissions are due January 15, 2016.
The Research Award Program encourages and stimulates research in O&P with the Fellowship Award, which supports quality graduate education research, and the Small Grants Award, which supports quality investigator-initiated research, according to OPERF. Up to $35,000 in research awards are being offered in 2016, with awards ranging from $5,000 to $25,000.
Details regarding the program, specific award descriptions, submission instructions, deadlines, and application forms can be found on the Research Awards page of the OPERF website.