What We Do

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, and a related organization of the American Society of Anesthesiologists®. For over 30 years, FAER has been dedicated to developing the next generation of physician-scientists in anesthesiology. Funding priorities include the following areas:

Ways to Give

Charitable contributions and support to FAER help fuel the future of anesthesiology through scientific discovery.

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Research Funding

Grant information

Grant Information

A complete overview of FAER grants and eligibility requirements.

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Who We Fund

See the faces of the physicians we are funding and learn more about their research projects.

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Application Information

Apply for grants, find application instructions and templates, and learn about grant evaluation and selection.

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FAER Programs

 FAER Resident Scholar Program provides the opportunity to attend the ASA ANESTHESIOLOGY annual meeting each year.

Resident Scholar

Resources for anesthesia residents to attend ASA's ANESTHESIOLOGY® annual meeting.

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Mentor information

Mentor Academies

FAER's resource for the development of mentors and role models in academic anesthesia.


FAER awards

Lectures & Awards

FAER hosts lectures, workshops, panels, and provides awards, at meetings, conferences and other events.

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Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship Program


Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship (MSARF) provides summer funding for anesthesiology research and training.

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