ANS Research Grant Award - 

Deadline is January 31st - MIDNIGHT PT

Established: 2014
First awarded: 2015
Funding provided by: the ANS Endowment Fund

Award Information

The purpose of the American Neurotology Society (ANS) Research Grant is to encourage and support academic research in sciences related to the investigation of otology and neurotologyAppropriate areas of research include diagnosis, management, and pathogenesis of diseases of the ear and/or skull base. Grants that focus on addressing clinical gaps are especially encouraged.  Grants may involve cell/molecular studies, animal research, or human subjects research.
The maximum award request is $25,000 per year (US dollars) and is annually renewable on a competitive basis. Indirect costs (overhead) are not allowed. Grants are available to physician investigators in the United States and Canada only. We particularly encourage those individuals without a history of K08, R03, R21, or R01 funding to apply. 

ANS Grant Application Deadline is January 31st - MIDNIGHT PT

Please click here for ANS Grant submission instructions


Grant Submission Deadline: January 31, 2017

Previous Recipients

Christine T. Dinh, MD
University of Miami

Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Cochlear irradiation and dosimetry: apoptosis, necrosis and hearing loss

 $25,000 2015 

Harrison W. Lin, MD
University of California-Irvine
Orange, CA

Chronic implantation of the facial nerve for selective facial muscle contraction  $25,000  2016


2017 Applicants - Thank you for your research grant submission. Applications will be reviewed by members of the ANS Research Committee and recommendations will be made to the Executive Council. Final funding decisions will be announced in early May. Funding will begin July 1, 2017. 


ANS RESEARCH COMMITTEE - John S. Oghalai, MD - Chair

Hinrich Staecker, MD
Marlan R. Hansen, MD
Kevin D. Brown, MD
Robert Labadie, MD, PhD
John Thomas Roland, MD
Glenn W. Knox, MD
Ronna Hertzano, MD, PhD, Chair-Elect (2017-2020)
Benjamin T. Crane, MD, PhD