ScanGrants is a public service listing of grants and other funding types to support health research, programs and scholarship.
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Hospital Libraries Section/Medical Library Association Professional Development Grants
This grant, sponsored by the Hospital Libraries Section, provides librarians working in hospital and similar clinical settings with the support needed for educational or research activities. This grant was established in 1996, and up to two awards may be granted each year. The application deadline is December 1.
Please contact MLA (312.419.9094 x15) for more information about any of MLA's grants, scholarships or fellowships.
Medical Library Association Scholarship for Minority Students
The completed application form and accompanying materials must be received at MLA headquarters by December 1.
A scholarship for up to $5,000 will be granted to a minority student who is entering a Masters program at an ALA-accredited library school or has yet to finish at least one half of the program's requirements in the year following the granting of the scholarship. African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, or Pacific Islander American individuals who wish to study health sciences librarianship are eligible.
Donald A. B. Lindberg Research Fellowship
The Lindberg Research Fellowship Endowment, established in 2003, will provide a $10,000 grant, awarded annually by the Medical Library Association through a competitive grant process. The purpose of this fellowship is to fund research aimed at expanding the research knowledge base, linking the information services provided by librarians to improved health care and advances in biomedical research.
Application deadline is November 15.
Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship
The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship, established in 2013, will provide a $5,000 stipend, awarded annually by the Medical Library Association through a competitive grant process. The purpose of this fellowship is to stimulate research into the history of information sciences to increase the underlying knowledge-base and enhance the current and future practice of the information professions, particularly health sciences librarianship and health informatics.
The application deadline is December 1.
This fellowship is endowed by Eugene Garfield, PhD, AHIP, FMLA
International SPA Association Mary Tabacchi Scholarship
Developing the Leaders of Tomorrow
The ISPA Foundation strives to make a difference in providing a healing hand in today's stressful world. Through initiatives such as the Mary Tabacchi Scholarship, the ISPA Foundation works to build a foundation toward developing professionals who will make the world a healthier place to live.
Mary Tabacchi Scholarship
Central to our investment in the future is the Mary Tabacchi Scholarship. With the help of the ISPA Foundation, through a wealth of donations, students interested in pursuing a career in spa management will be able to achieve their dreams. It is the ISPA Foundation's hope that students touched by these scholarships will not only provide comfort and care to people who need it but serve as inspirations to others to join the spa profession.
This scholarship was created in 2006 and named in honor of Mary Tabacchi, Ph.D., RD, Associate Professor, Hospitality Facilities and Operations at Cornell University. Dr. Tabacchi is a spa industry veteran and pioneer in spa education.
The ISPA Foundation's Mary Tabacchi Scholarship will be awarded to a junior, senior or grad student enrolled full-time in a bachelor's or master's program of a related discipline, i.e. business, health science, hospitality or spa management, and is pursuing a spa management/spa leadership/spa entrepreneurial-related career. The recipient will receive $5,000 USD to offset their education expenses, a complimentary registration, travel stipend and hotel accommodations to attend the ISPA Conference & Expo, a one-year ISPA student membership and will be assigned a one-year mentor.
The application for the 2014 Mary Tabacchi Scholarship is open now through April 30, 2014.
A selection committee will review applications based on the following criteria:
1. will be a junior, senior or grad student in the upcoming school year and enrolled full-time in a bachelor's or master's program of a related discipline, i.e. business, health science, hospitality or spa management, and pursuing a spa management/spa leadership/spa entrepreneurial-related career. Please note: seniors applying for this scholarship must be enrolled in classes for the fall 2014 semester to be eligible;
2. has completed or is enrolled in courses with a strong emphasis in business or science curriculum such as exercise physiology or biology as well as shows a focus in analytical course work;
3. has a minimum GPA (or international equivalent) of 3.0;
4. has completed/currently completing a spa-related internship/externship or has conducted/currently conducting a project, paper, research initiative, etc. that has a demonstrated focus on the spa industry and can provide details of the skills and experiences gained during said internship/externship or project/paper/research initiative in his/her resume;
5. is involved in on- or off-campus organizations or clubs and demonstrates leadership roles held in such organizations or clubs, and
6. submits the following required materials no later than April 30, 2014:
a. a completed scholarship application including detailed responses to Section 3 Essay Questions;
b. original college transcripts that include evidence of courses taken and current GPA (or international equivalent);
c. two reference letters, and
d. a professional resume.
Clinical Research Grant for Members of the Oncology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
Available to Oncology Section Members Only
One clinical research grant award of $5,000 is available to Oncology Section members to assist with a 1-year research study that investigates a question or questions of importance to adult or pediatric oncology physical therapy. The purpose of the award is to provide funding to assist primarily new physical therapists investigators and to encourage research that will add to the body of knowledge related to improvement of oncology physical therapy. This award can be given to support post-professional dissertation research or a clinical researcher who is working with colleagues who have a post-professional degree.
The due date for submission is May 1.
Forensic Sciences Foundation Jan S. Bashinski Grant
Application Deadline: July 31 of the current year.
Purpose: The Jan Grant Award is to provide Graduate Students with financial assistance to complete their thesis or independent research project as required for a graduate degree in Criminalistics/Forensic Sciences. The thesis or research project must be in the field of Criminalistics/Forensic Sciences.
Jan S. Bashinski Criminalistics Graduate Thesis Assistance Grant Eligibility Requirements:
The applicant must be a full- or part-time student completing his or her graduate degree requirements by conducting a research project at an educational institution accredited in the U.S. by a recognized academic body.
This project must, in the opinion of the FSF Awards Committee, make a significant scientific contribution to the field of Criminalistics/Forensic Sciences.
Grant Amount: The Jan Grant Award is $1,700. In addition, up to $1,300 is available for travel expenses to attend a future AAFS Annual Meeting where the awardee has an approved platform presentation of the completed research. The funding must be used to complete the research project.
Application: Please complete the application (available on the foundation's website) and submit with the required attachments outlined in Part II on the application form.
All submissions must be received and completed by July 31. The deadline is firm with no extension. Please submit the aforementioned Jan S. Bashinski Criminalistics Graduate Thesis Assistance Grant Eligibility Requirements electronically to Kimberly Wrasse at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail to:
410 North 21st Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Forensic Sciences Foundation Acorn Grants
Application deadline: June 15 of the current year.
The FSF Acorn Grants (up to and including $1,000) are intended to help the investigator/researcher initiate original problem oriented research. These grants are open to members and affiliates (at any level) of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. The following criteria will be considered in evaluating proposals and the quality of the research proposal.
Acorn Grant Eligibility Requirements:
An abstract - not to exceed three pages for Acorn Grants or five pages for Lucas Grants. Abstracts must contain a well-developed title and the research question. Research must be creative and unique. Research conducted as a follow-up to a previous study is discouraged. Issues related to the use of live humans or animals as research subjects must be dealt with explicitly in the proposal. Similarly, your plan for accommodating any issue related to privacy, appropriate permissions, and the harvesting, transport, or disposal of human tissues or body fluids must be included. FSF Lucas and Acorn Grant proposals on the same subject, differing only in scope and budget, may not be submitted by the same investigators in the same year.
A brief literature review of not more than 10 references pertinent to the subject of the research.
A detailed budget. Funding requests may not include requests for travel, equipment, bibliographic preparation, routine agency operations, including salary of investigators/researchers or assistants. Applicants must disclose if funding for this project is being sought from other/additional sources.
A timetable and a specific plan for dissemination of results. The dissemination plan and timetable must be compatible with the annual schedule of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences and its meeting date in February. The grants are awarded in the late fall; presentation will be at the meeting in two years. Example: If the grant request is submitted in 2014, and awarded in late 2014-15, the presentation cannot be made until the 2016 meeting or (if two years in length) at the 2017 meeting.
Disclosure. Applicants must disclose current or previous FSF research grants awarded to any of the investigators.
CVs from all involved. One investigator, preferably the Principal Investigator, must be an affiliate or member of the AAFS.
All submissions must be received and completed by June 15. All research proposals must be submitted by the individual conducting the research. If a proposal is submitted for funding of a master’s thesis, the proposal must be submitted by the student NOT by the academic advisor or other academic supporter.
Submissions that do not meet the aforementioned requirements or deadline will be automatically disqualified.
Please submit the aforementioned Acorn Grant or Lucas Grant Requirements electronically to Kimberly Wrasse at email@example.com, or by mail to: Kimberly Wrasse, FSF, 410 North 21st Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904.
Forensic Sciences Foundation Student Affiliate Scholarship
Abstract Submission Deadline: August 1 of the current year
The Forensic Science Foundation will fund a limited number of AAFS Student Affiliate (SA) registrations for the annual AAFS meeting through a "Scholarship Program."
To qualify for the scholarship, AAFS Student Affiliates must submit an abstract for the AAFS 2015 program through the online submission system or Call For Papers form. In the awards section (5b), check the box indicating “FSF Student Affiliate Scholarship.” Applicants for the Student Affiliate Scholarship may apply only once each year (e.g., the applicant must designate only one abstract as the SA Scholarship entry in the submission system). The abstract will then be reviewed by the FSF Student Affiliate Scholarship Committee.
The scholarship abstracts need not be selected for presentation at the meeting, though this could be deemed advantageous by the selection committee. The scholarships will be awarded through the committee’s evaluation of the quality and relevance of the abstracts to the advancement of forensic science by AAFS Student Affiliates. The deadline for submission is August 1.
Forensic Sciences Foundation Henry C. Lee Scholarship for International American Academy of Forensic Sciences Annual Meeting Attendees
The Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) will fund a limited number of AAFS international member registrations for the 2015 American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) Annual Meeting through a “Scholarship Program."
Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
Only members or affiliates of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences who have never attended an Annual Meeting and who reside outside of North America are eligible for the Scholarship Award.
The member or affiliate awardee must, at a minimum, have been voted into the AAFS at the preceding meeting (if not previously) and must have at least one year of experience in forensic science.
The applicant must have submitted and abstract for the AAFS 2015 program through the online submission system or Call For Papers form. In the awards section, check the box indicating “the paper should be considered for the FSF Henry C. Lee Scholarship.” Once requested, the abstract will be reviewed by the FSF Henry C. Lee Scholarship Committee.
Scholarship Amount: The FSF Henry C. Lee Scholarship is $1,000.
The Committee chair will notify the AAFS no later than October 25 and the Awardee notification will be transmitted no later than November 1.