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Grants and Awards

Grant Programs

Thanks to all investigators who submitted grant applications during the recent application period. To be notified of future grant opportunities, sign up to receive email from OREF.

OREF supports independent, peer-reviewed musculoskeletal research and education seeking clinically relevant advancements that orthopaedic surgeons can apply in daily practice to improve outcomes and help patients enjoy more of life.

Research grant and award recipients are selected through OREF's independent, peer-review process, which is modeled on the process used by the National Institutes of Health.

OREF invites applications for funding for qualified, clinically relevant orthopaedic research and education projects as grants and awards are funded.

For more information, please contact:
Ponda Barnes, MPH, CRA
Vice President, Grants
(847) 430-5109
Mary Marino
Grants Manager
(847) 430-5108
Carmen Metoyer
Program Manager
(847) 430-5111

To view OREF grant opportunities, select the general or research-specific button, below.