Research Awards & Grants

Arthur H. Huene Memorial Award

Amount: Up to $30,000 total
Grants/Year: 1
Duration: 1-2 years (Proposal budgets should be detailed with this in mind)
Focus: Award is to be given to an outstanding researcher for Excellence and Promise in Pediatric Orthopaedics, who is an Active member of POSNA. 

The Arthur H. Huene Memorial Award is made possible through the generosity of the St. Giles Foundation and Huene family.  


Scoring Criteria: The grant application will be evaluated based on the following criteria: significance, impact, relevance to POSNA mission, originality/innovation, scientific quality of the proposed study, investigator(s) track record, feasibility, and potential for future funding. Applicants may apply for both the Arthur H. Huene Memorial and one of the POSNA Research Grants (Directed Research, Clinical Research, Basic Science) but must complete the grant application, check the box for the award they qualify for, and submit any other items required for that specific award.
Additional Information: Any application for a Research Grant, Directed Research Grant, Clinical Trial Planning Grant, or Registry Grant can be designated as also applying for one of the three names awards (Kuo, Huene, St. Giles) if the applicant qualifies and would like to be considered, with funding up the level of the underlying grant. For example, a Registry Grant application could be designated as a Kuo award and still be funded at 150K. Candidacy for award grants will be designated using a checkbox when submitting the full grant in Proposal Central, after the application has passed the letter of intent process. Please note that in order to be considered for a named award, the applicant must also submit supplementary materials.
Eligibility Criteria: The Huene award is available to investigators 45 years of age or older as of January 1st of the year of submission.
Application Status: Closed