Lung Health Dissertation Grant

Funding Agency:
American Lung Association

The objective of the Lung Health Research Dissertation Grant is to support pre-doctoral dissertation research in the various disciplines of social science examining risk factors affecting lung health including:

  • Psychosocial research
  • Behavioral research
  • Health services and health policy research
  • Epidemiology / Biostatics research
  • Public Health Education research

Deadline: Dec. 21, 2017

Agency Website



Amount Description

The Dissertation Grant is for $21,000 per year. Up to $16,000 of the award may be used for a student stipend but funds may not be used for tuition. 

Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students


Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

December 21, 2017