The International League of Associations for Rheumatology is committed to help advance rheumatology in developing countries. As part of this commitment, ILAR issues annual grants and helps to promote other grant opportunities.
ILAR grants have supported programs related to practice and rheumatology education in countries where there is an exceptional need. Read about the 2019 projects that received ILAR grants. See previous ILAR-funded projects from 2008 – 2018.
ILAR Request for Proposals
ILAR accepts grant proposals each year in the fall. For the 2021 calendar year, ILAR will contribute $5,000 – $25,000 to accepted projects. See details about eligibility, the application process, and conditions of award.
The deadline to apply for 2021 grants was September 25, 2020.
Global Rheumatology Alliance Proposals
The Global Rheumatology Alliance (GRA) aims to understand the impact and outcomes of COVID-19 on people with rheumatic disease around the world. The GRA grant program will provide grants of $2,000 per year to physician champions in underrepresented countries to support systematic collection and documentation of COVID-19 cases in people with rheumatic disease. See details about eligibility, the application process, and conditions of award.