Grants, Awards and Fellowships
The ARCF has several award programs available to students currently enrolled
in accredited respiratory care education programs.
Two award programs are available to respiratory therapists who hold a Baccalaureate
degree and seek an advanced degree.
Fellowships / Abstract Awards
Fellowships are awarded to researchers having quality abstracts accepted for
presentation at AARC Congress 2013.
The ARCF presents these prestigious awards to professionals in recognition
of their dedication and commitment to respiratory care.
All papers submitted in the science journal RESPIRATORY CARE are
automatically considered for these awards.
Research funds are available to qualified investigators in the field of respiratory
Community grants are made from funds raised through the annual Ventilator
5K events. These support a wide variety of community events to raise
awareness of lung diseases, educate the public and assist patients.
These are sources that we are aware of that also offer funds and grants
to researchers and students.
The above listed awards, grants and fellowships may have tax implications
to the recipient. Depending on the circumstance and filing requirements,
an information tax form (i.e. 1099) may or may not be issued from the
ARCF. In any case, we recommend that all recipients consult with their
tax advisor to ensure compliance with IRS regulations.