OREF Soft Tissue Repair and Regeneration Sports Medicine Grant In Honor of Russell F. Warren, MD

Funding Agency:
Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation
  • This funding opportunity solicits investigator-initiated multidisciplinary research proposals focused on the development of new cell and tissue-based strategies to prevent, repair, regenerate, or replace injured musculoskeletal tissues.

Deadline for Letters of Intent: April 12, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Who Applies:

  • Domestic non-profit, public and private institutions
  • OREF requires an Orthopaedic Surgeon in the role of PI or co-PI collaborating with a PhD
  • A PhD may serve as the principal investigator (PI) if an orthopaedic surgeon serves as co-PI



Amount Description

  • $225,000 Career Development Grant (disbursed over a three year period)
  • $150,000 Career Development Grant (disbursed over a two year period)

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

April 12, 2019