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clinical care Grant Program

ISONG members working in the clinical arena are invited to apply for a grant to complete a clinical project in their area of expertise.

The 2021 Call for a Clinical Care Grant Award Is Open!

Letters of Intent are due on Friday, May 14, 2021.  

Submit a letter of intent via email to Tina Mladenka at and Andrea Hartgraves at no later than Friday, May 14, 2021 (midnight EDT). This letter is not to decide who may apply but rather to help the co-chairs to begin to ask the appropriate reviewers to be part of the grant process. 

The letter should be sent as an attached MS Word document or PDF and include:

  • The title of proposed project
  • A brief description (one paragraph maximum) of the proposed project
  • The institution where the project will take place

Clinical Care Grant Application Instructions and Deadlines (Click here for a printable PDF.)

ISONG members working in the clinical arena are invited to apply for a $750.00 grant to complete a clinical project in your area of expertise.  The clinical project should help promote patient care and/or address a gap in genomic clinical care. Projects must be completed within one year and project success must be measurable.

Projects may include but not limited to:

  • Quality improvement initiatives
  • Clinical tool kits
  • Patient education materials
  • Improving delivery of care models

    Applicant Requirements:

    • Applicant must be a current member of ISONG and involved in clinical practice.
    • Applicant must disclose if funding from ISONG for this project has been previously provided. 
    • Applicant must complete a Letter of Intent due no later than May 14, 2021.
    Grant Submission Requirements:
    • Applicant must submit the grant via email to the Professional Practice Committee co-chairs, Tina Mladenka at and Andrea Hartgraves at - ONE PDF File that includes the application and project design/description (800 words maximum) should be submitted no later than Friday, June 25, 2021 (midnight EDT). The email subject line must include the last name of the Submitter and ISONG Grant 2021. Example: Jones ISONG Grant 2021 

    Awarding of grant funding is competitive and will be determined through peer review of proposals by members of the ISONG Professional Practice Committee. The impact to clinical care will be the primary criterion for funding decisions.

    Date of Letter of Intent: Friday, May 14, 2021

    Grant Application Date: Friday, June 25, 2021

    Grant Announcement Date: Mid-August 2021

    Clinical Care Grant Application

    Thank you to our 2021 Clinical Care Grant Sponsor: 


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