Funding opportunities

Discover funding you can use to make an impact on the future of your field!

Explore grant options and helpful guides

Surveys show that for every $1 granted by the R&E Foundation, recipients receive 50 additional grant dollars as principal investigator or co-investigator from other sources such as the NIH. RSNA’s R&E Foundation supports radiologic research and education by funding grants in the following areas.

Explore grant options and helpful guides

Research grants

Research grants allow investigators at all stages of their careers to advance the radiologic sciences and helps prepare them to secure further funding. Apply for grants to support your research.

Education grants

Education grants encourage radiology educators to develop new ways of teaching, assessing and promoting the next generation of radiology leaders. Explore grant options focused on improving radiology education.

Emerging Issues grant

The Emerging Issues grant supports research efforts outside of traditional grant funding cycles. Funding opportunities are currently available for research related to the long-term effects of COVID-19 and interventions/solutions to health care disparities. Apply by Aug. 1.

Application FAQs

Find answers to all your grant application questions. 

Grant writing workshops

Prep for success with our on-site grant writing workshops. 

Research development guides

Guidelines to help you clarify your project idea and build a grant application.

About the R&E Foundation


The mission of the R&E Foundation is to invest in the future of radiology by developing investigators and supporting lifelong innovative research and education. Since the Foundation’s inception in 1984 we’ve awarded over 1,600 grants. That’s $70 million in funding for radiology research and improving patient care.