Funding Opportunity: 2021 COPL RFP Now Open

The American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association (AOPA), in conjunction with the Center for Orthotic and Prosthetic Learning and Outcomes/Evidence-Based Practice (COPL) and its Board of Directors, is pleased to announce its 2021 Request for Pilot Grant Proposals. Proposals are being accepted in 10 areas of orthotic and prosthetic research including an open topic.

For 2021-2022, the association is seeking proposals at two funding levels for one-time grants, $15,000 and up to two exceptional proposals for $30,000 for one year. Preference will be given to grants that address evidence-based clinical application in orthotics and prosthetics. View the RFP topics and guidelines.

The deadline for all proposals is April 30, 2021. Apply online.  

If you have any questions, please contact AOPA’s Director of Strategic Alliances Ashlie White at or 571/431-0812.