The ON Foundation and the ORS are collaborating to advance orthopaedic tissue regeneration. As part of this collaboration, a research award will be given to a young investigator to acknowledge their outstanding research project accepted for presentation at the ORS 2024 Annual Meeting.


  • Candidates must have completed a residency or a PhD at the time of submission of their abstract to qualify, and must not have more than the equivalent of 5 years of active research experience (i.e., approved institutional leaves of absence excluded) beyond completion of their residency or PhD-Candidates
  • Must be the first-listed and presenting author on the abstract submitted for the annual meeting. The work must clearly be that of the applicant and not that of any co-author.
  • The abstract respectively the work has a strong focus on orthoregeneration
  • Candidates must be a member of the ORS in good standing at the time of abstract submission
  • Candidates have not benefited from an ON/ORS support program before

Selection Process

  • Together with the confirmation of accepted abstracts by ORS, candidates are invited to apply for the ON/ORS Orthoregeneration Research Award through the myON platform.
  • Winners will be announced during the ORS 2024 Annual Meeting

Number of grants: 1
Grant amount: $1000 US

Deadline for applications: January 10, 2024

The online application system opens August 28th, 2023.


Austyn Matheson