Research Grants

CORE Grant Award Policy & Expectations

If your project receives funding, you will receive a notification letter and your terms and conditions contract.

Elements of Informed Consent

If you are planning to use human subjects in your research, obtaining informed consent is an important step of the research process.  An informed consent must be written by the investigator, approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB), or Ethics

Submitting Your CORE Grant Application

All CORE grant applications must be submitted electronically via proposalCENTRAL, our online application submission site.

General Information on Preparing Your CORE Application

General Formatting Guidelines  The applicant's name should always be in the top "HEADER" portion of all templates (upper right corner); be sure to edit the header on each template.

How Funding Decisions Are Made

For the AAO-HNSF grants, the CORE Study Section subcommittee chairs presents its recommendations for funding of AAO-HNS Foundation grant applications to the AAO-HNS Foundation Board of Directors, through the Coordinator for Research, at its next regu

Getting Started - Letters of Intent

Applicants are advised to read completely through the individual funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) and instructions before starting the application process.