Grants, Awards, and Scholarships

The SNMMI & SNMMI-TS Grants and Awards Committees are proud to announce that SNMMI has transitioned away from paper and will only be accepting online applications again in 2015!

Below is a listing of the 2016 SNMMI and SNMMI-TS grants and awards programs that are currently accepting applications. Please feel free to contact the Development Department at, or 703. 652. 6780, with any questions.

Current SNMMI/SNMMI-TS Grants, Awards & Scholarship Programs:

Please click program name below to view program information and eligibility criteria.


2016 Ursula Mary Kocemba-Slosky, PhD, Professional Relations Fellowship ERF March 2, 2016 $1,000  
2016 Marc R. Tetalman, MD, Memorial Award (offered on even number years) ERF March 17, 2016 $5,000  
2016 Bradley-Alavi Student Fellowships ERF February 24, 2016  $3,000 each; up to 3 awards   
2016 SNMMI Nuclear Medicine Physics Residency Training Grant


March 1, 2016  $75,000 disbursed in 3 payments over 2 calendar years   
2016 ERF-SNMMI-CNMT and NMT Student Travel Awards ERF February 12, 2016 $1,000  

2016 ERF-SNMMI CMIIT Laboratory Professional Recognition Award for Contributions to Molecular Imaging

ERF February 24, 2016

$1,000 each; up to 4 awards

2016 Paul Cole Technologist Scholarship  ERF

March 9, 2016

$1,000; up to 15 awards



Please note that application deadlines listed are subject to change per the discretion of the SNMMI and SNMMI-TS Grants & Awards Committees.


Upcoming SNMMI/SNMMI-TS Grants, Awards & Scholarship Programs:

Please click program name to view program information and eligibility criteria.

Programs Sponsor Opening Date
2016 ERF-SNMMI-TS Bachelor's Degree Completion Scholarship  ERF  Spring 2016
2016 ARRT/SNMMI-TS Professional Development Grant  ARRT  February 2016
2016 Alavi-Mandell Publication Awards  ERF Selected from published abstracts
2016 ERF-SNMMI Journal of Nuclear Medicine Editor's Choice Awards - Best Article Travel Awards  ERF  n/a
2016 ERF-SNMMI Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technologists Editor's Choice Awards- Best Articles  ERF  n/a
2016 ERF-SNMMI Outstanding Educator and Technologist Awards  ERF Selected during 2016 Annual Meeting
2016 ERF-SNMMI-TS Abstract Awards  ERF Tech abstract deadline is 1/12/16
2016 Henry N. Wagner, Jr, MD, Best Abstract Award  SNMMI Based on selected abstrct
2016 Henry N. Wagner, Jr, MD, Image of the Year Award  SNMMI
2016 ERF-SNMMI-TS Advanced Degree Award  ERF  Spring 2016
2016 Michael J. Welch, PhD, Award  ERF  Spring 2016
2016 Michael J. Welch, PhD, Postdoctoral Travel Award  ERF  Spring 2016
2016 Young Investigator Council Awards  ERF

 Spring 2016

2016 ERF-SNMMI-TS Graduate Program Grant  ERF

Spring 2016

2017 Hyman-Ghesani Educational Award  ERF  June 2016
2017 ERF-SNMMI Molecular Imaging Research Grant for Junior Academic Faculty  ERF  2017 (every odd year)
2017 ERF-SNMMI Predoctoral MI Scholar Program  ERF  2017
2017 ERF-SNMMI Postdoctoral Molecular Imaging Scholar Program Grant  ERF  2017 (every odd year)


SNMMI/SNMMI-TS Grants, Awards & Scholarships Closed for 2016:

Programs Sponsor Status Amount  
2016 Arthur Weis, PhD, Award in Radiation Dosimetry and Safety ERF In Review $500  
2016 Masahiro, Iio, MD Award SNMMI In Review $750  
2016 ERF SNMMI Annual Meeting Travel Awards ERF In Review $1,000  
SNMMI 2016-2018 Wagner-Torizuka Fellowship Nihon Medi-Physics, Co. Ltd. In Review $48,000 over two years  
2016 Susan C. Weiss Clinical Advancement Scholarship ERF In Review  $500  

2016 Mitzi and William Blahd, MD Pilot Research Grant

ERF In Review




 The Education and Research Foundation for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging funds many of these awards. Kindly see the above boxes for notes by award.To learn more about the Foundation and to give to one of the very worthy campaigns that supports these programs please visit their website, Your support is crucial to the vitality of these awards and the future of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging.