Scientific Conferences and Workshops

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Below are the guidelines for submitting your application for all Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) Scientific Conferences and Workshop Awards. Total awards range from approximately $5,000 to $10,000.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Relevance of the proposal to Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), or Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
  2. Scientific merit of the proposal
  3. Excellence of the investigator and the research environment

Proposed workshops should be open to the general scientific community and include young investigators in the program.

CCFA uses the Proposal Central system for all grants submissions. Just select the CCFA program to which you are applying. All CCFA instructions and policies are available at this site. Please direct any grants related questions to or call (646) 943-7501.

Application Deadlines: Before submitting an application, please view the Scientific Conference and Workshop Award Policies and Instructions (.pdf)

  Fall/Winter Spring/Summer
Online Application Submission (Paper application no longer required) January 14th, 5:00 pm EST July 1st, 5:00 pm EST
Applications Review April – May September – October
Funding Announcements Mid-May Mid-November