Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer as an Award Application Reviewer

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Foundation supports competitive awards programs to provide monetary support for topics related to the practice of sleep medicine and sleep health. We are seeking AASM members willing to serve on the Review Committees. The time commitment for application review varies according to the number of awards received, the number of volunteers, and by award program.

Reviewer Tasks

Application Review
Read assigned applications and provide a score and a structured critique specific to the topic of the award.

Committee Meetings
Attend and actively participate on award review committee conference calls (typically 2 calls lasting 1-4 hours).

Final Critique
Submit timely final critiques and scores to ensure applicants receive funding notifications quickly.

Ready to Volunteer?

Individuals interested in volunteering to serve as an AASM Foundation award application reviewer should send the following information to foundation@aasm.org:

  1. Brief letter of interest including your name, institution, areas of interest/expertise in sleep medicine research, and past experience with peer-reviewed grant process (federal, private, non-profit)
  2. Five-page curriculum vitae (CV) or biosketch