Through the Research, Grants, and Workforce Department, AACAP publicizes research and
training opportunities, publishes recruitment materials, and offers fellowships and awards
to encourage scientific excellence to fulfill the needs of the profession. AACAP encourages
medical students, residents, and early career psychiatrists to pursue their interests in child
and adolescent mental health and research careers. A host of AACAP committees provide
expertise in AACAP awards candidate selection, program oversight, and support a broader
understanding of psychopharmacology for consumers.
AACAP Research and Workforce Related Programs and Resources
AACAP Research, Grants, and Workforce Awards
Please refer to the AACAP Honors Books for information on previous award recipients
Outside Funding/Award Opportunities
For more information, contact the Department of
Research, Grants, and Workforce at 202-966-7300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Letter of Support Requests
Through oversight from AACAP’s Research Committee, letters of support are oftentimes provided for AACAP member-led grant research proposals that are aligned with AACAP’s mission and research the clinical, pharmacological, training, or therapeutic aspects of child and adolescent psychiatry.
If you are seeking a letter of support from AACAP, please complete the form and submit with a sample letter. All letters of support must be requested no later than 30 days before the grant submission deadline. A request for letter of support does not guarantee that one will be provided. Your request will be reviewed and only requests approved by the AACAP President will receive a letter of support.
Request Form - Letter of Support