The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Foundation (AASM Foundation) has several different programs in addition to award funding. Additional information about each program can be accessed by clicking the links below. Complete details on deadlines, topic areas (if applicable) and links to the LOI or application forms can be found under the Current Awards section when the award is open for applications.

Current Awards

Community Sleep Health Award

The AASM Foundation is committed to improving the sleep health of the community through its vision of creating Healthier Lives through Better Sleep. The Community Sleep Health Award is intended to support a wide range of projects spearheaded by community leaders and/or interprofessional individuals (educators, researchers, practitioners, students) who are dedicated to addressing sleep health needs in the community and sustaining population sleep well-being.

Focused Projects Award for Junior Investigators

The Focused Projects Award for Junior Investigators is investigator-initiated and intended to support projects across a wide variety of topics and research questions relevant to sleep medicine that align with the mission of the AASM Foundation while advancing the careers of junior sleep scientists.

Research Awards

Open to sleep medicine investigators, awards support Career Development and Investigator-Initiated sleep research projects. Learn more about the available awards.

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Young Investigators Research Forum

Open to early-career investigators, the research forum provides the guidance, tactics, and strategies to better position young investigators for a successful career in clinical sleep research.

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Disaster Relief Fund

Open to AASM accredited facilities, the fund aids sleep centers that have lost their ability to operate due to devastating damages to their facilities in the wake of natural disasters.

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