American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) is an orthopedic organization engaged in providing services in the field of shoulder and elbow care. With leading national and international Orthopaedic surgeons, ASES encourages for research to advance its sciences and practices of shoulder and elbow care. It also offers services by educating people through scientific programs, patient education brochures, fellowship programs for the treatment of shoulder injury and disease. In addition, ASES offers grant to encourage new investigators by providing seed and start-up funding for promising shoulder and elbow research projects. It provides grants up to $20,000, for work to be performed over 12-24 months. The company is headquartered in Illinois, the US.