What We Fund

The CAP Foundation is channeling its Rippey grant to meet the needs of the coronavirus pandemic. Announcing the John H. Rippey Grant for Expedited Research – The Impact of Laboratory Testing for SARS-CoV-2 on Quality and Patient Safety.

Funding is available to investigate the impact of COVID-19 related tests on patient outcomes. Apply by 6/1.

See, Test & Treat® Grant

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$20,000Pathologist-led free cervical and breast cancer screenings for medically underserved women throughout the United StatesCAP Members2020 Request for Application period June 17 - August 30, 2019

Herbek Humanitarian Award

Funded Up ToFocusEligibilityTimeframe
$1,500Covers travel expenses up to $1,500 for a See, Test & Treat contributor to attend the CAP Annual Meeting and receive their award.Anyone who has significantly contributed to the See, Test & Treat programSubmit nominations by July 15

Leadership Development Award

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$1,200Travel to attend the 2020 Spring Residents Forum Meeting or the Pathologists Leadership Summit to enhance education and experience on issues challenging the pathology specialtyCAP Junior MembersApply by January 7

Informatics Award

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$1,200Travel to attend informatics courses at CAP Annual Meetings to gain exposure and understand the impact on the specialty of pathology and patient care.CAP Junior MembersApply by April 6

Translational Diagnostics: Advanced Training Elective

Funded Up ToFocusEligibilityTimeframe
$5,000Four-week hands-on training at Ventana Medical Systems' Tucson headquarters; training focused on developing novel histopathology assaysCAP Junior Members - at least 1 year of residency completedApply by
September 14

John H. Rippey Grant For Laboratory Quality Assurance

Funded Up ToFocusEligibilityTimeframe
$50,000Provides funding to investigate the impact of COVID-19-related tests on patient outcomes.CAP MembersApply by June 1

Medical Student Travel Award

Funded Up ToFocusEligibilityTimeframe
$1,200Travel to attend the CAP Annual Meeting, where awardees will gain valuable insight and critical knowledge from experts regarding the field of pathology and career pathwaysMedical studentsApply by March 9
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