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Call for Applications: American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Young Investigator Awards for Ph.D. Training
Deadline: March 19, 2014
The ASBMR Young Investigator Awards for the European Calcified Tissue Society (ECTS) Ph.D. Training Course will cover registration and travel to attend the ECTS Ph.D. Training Course.
About the ECTS Ph.D. Training Course
When: June 27-30, 2014
Where: St. Catherine’s College in Oxford, United Kingdom
ECTS offers a four-day training course for Ph.D. students and faculty each year, covering basic and clinical bone science. The aims of the course are:
To increase knowledge about physiology and pathology of mineralized tissues.
To disseminate knowledge about key methods in bone research.
To promote networking between Ph.D. students in the bone field.
For more information about the ECTS Ph.D. Training Course, visit the ECTS website.
Amount of Each Award: Registration (including meals and accommodations) and travel to the course location (approximate value: $1,800 USD)
Number of Awards: Five awards will be given in 2014.
Award Designation: The award will cover the ECTS Ph.D. Training Course registration fee (including meals and accommodations) and travel to and from the course location. The course will be held at the St. Catherine’s College in Oxford, United Kingdom.
This course is being organized in association with the 6th International Workshop on Advances in the Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Bone Disease, which will take place at the same venue from June 28-July 2, 2014. ASBMR Young Investigators selected to participate in the ECTS Ph.D. Training Course will have the opportunity to extend their stays and participate in this workshop immediately succeeding the ECTS Ph.D. Training Course at no additional cost.
Must be an ASBMR member (U.S. or International) in good standing (applicants must be an ASBMR member during the application and award process.)
Must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program.
Ph.D. project must involve research in the field of bone or calcium metabolism.
Ph.D. students will be required to prepare either a short oral or poster presentation. After registration, the organizers will inform students on their presentation method.
Completed Nomination Form
The nomination form will require that you upload the following documents:
Letter of Support from Mentor (sponsoring applicant’s research.)
Nominee’s current curriculum vitae (CV) – Please provide no more than 2 pages, (follow NIH style formatting for biographical sketch.)
Statement Regarding Long Term Career Goals (provide one page summary stating career direction and how this award would impact your career.)
A Summary of Nominee's Research (provide brief paragraph, no more than 250 words, that includes detailed thesis title.)
Please note: All requirements must be met to submit a completed application. Applications that are not complete will not be reviewed. Preference will be given to North American-based applicants.
Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 19, 2014. The awardees will be notified by early May.
Contact Information: For questions about the award, please contact the ASBMR Business Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 (202) 367-1161.
Call for Applications: Dietitians in Nutrition Support Research Grant
Do you have a great research question for which you need funding?
DNS has a grant of $7,000. You Qualify if you:
• Are a DNS member
• Develop a great application packet using the forms posted on the Research Chair's page
• Compete successfully in a peer-review process with other applicants
In order to be considered for this grant opportunity, please submit your application documents electronically in PDF format by sending an e-mail with attachments to Amy Donatell at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation at email@example.com.
Information regarding the grant and application forms are posted on the Research Chair’s web page. Simply login as a member at www.dnsdpg.org, and then go to “About”, “Officers”, and select “Research Chair”.
Submission deadline: April 1, 2014
The awardee will be notified by June 15 and the check transmitted by July 1, 2014.
Request for Applications: NLN Foundation for Nursing Education Scholarship Awards
Proposal Deadline: April 30, 2014
The NLN Foundation Scholarship Awards Program supports the goal of attracting more seasoned and ethnically diverse nurses to become nurse educators.. These scholarships are awarded to nurses pursuing advanced degrees in preparation for a career as a full-time academic nurse educator. The funds are for master’s or doctoral students enrolled in accredited programs who have completed at least half of their academic program.
Scholarship funds are awarded to assist in the completion of graduate education, which could include tuition, support for dissertation or thesis, or travel for attendance at an onsite internship or classes. Awards range from $4,000 to $8,000. The request cannot exceed $8,000.
Candidates must be NLN members either through individual dues or through their schools’ NLN membership.
Proposals must be submitted electronically as ONE PDF DOCUMENT no later than 4:00 pm ET on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have questions related to the application process, please contact Sandra Deller via at email@example.com or Katie Michalek at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society Scholarship Program
Accredited Scholarship Criteria
◦ Seeking education in wound, ostomy and continence nursing care.
◦ Proof of one of the following:
■ Acceptance to a WOCN-accredited Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Education Program (WOCNEP) or Specialty Course.
■ Current enrollment in a WOCN-accredited WOCNEP or Specialty Course.
■ Certificate of completion from a WOCN-accredited WOCNEP or Specialty Course, within three months of graduation.
◦ Complete application.
◦ Three satisfactory letters of recommendation from professional associates who have known the applicant for at least one year (one from current employer is preferred).
◦ Has not been awarded an educational scholarship from the WOCN Foundation in the past three years.
Once you submit your application, the following items will need to be sent to the National Office:
◦ Three letters of recommendation
◦ Proof of one of the following: acceptance, current enrollment, or graduation (within 3 months) from an accredited program or specialty course.
When these documents are received, your application will be submitted for review.
Advanced Scholarship Criteria
◦ Seeking a master’s or doctoral degree or nurse practitioner certificate.
◦ Proof of the following:
■ Current, unrestricted RN license.
■ Active member of WOCN.
■ Certification by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB) in one or more areas of WOCN nursing.
■ Current or previous employment as a wound, ostomy and/or continence nurse for three years during the past five years.
■ Current enrollment, acceptance, or completion/graduation (within 3 months of completion/graduation) from an NLN accredited nursing program/course or other accredited college and/or university program/course for non-nursing degrees.
◦ Complete application
Once you complete your application, the following items must be sent to the National Office:
◦ Proof of current RN license
◦ Proof of WOCN Membership
◦ Proof of Certification from the WOCN Certification Board
◦ Proof of current or previous employment as a wound, ostomy, and/or continence nurse for three years within the past five years
◦ Proof of current enrollment, acceptance, or completion/graduation from an NLN accredited nursing program or other accredited program for non-nursing degree.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the WOCN National Office at email@example.com or 888-224-9626.
All applicants will be notified letting them know if they have or have not been awarded a scholarship. Notification will not happen until after the respective application deadlines: May 1 and November 1.
◦ Has not been awarded an educational scholarship from the WOCN Foundation in the past three years.
Call for Applications: Breast Reconstruction Surgery Public Awareness Grants
The Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF) is committed to supporting organizations that focus on increasing breast reconstruction surgery awareness and education to women and their family members. Through The PSF's Breast Reconstruction Awareness Fund, The PSF awards a limited number of Breast Reconstruction Surgery Public Awareness Grants to U.S. based, tax-exempt public 501(c)(3) charities that have demonstrated a commitment to increasing the awareness of breast reconstruction surgery.
We are now accepting applications for the 2014 BRA Fund Public Awareness Grants!
Breast Reconstruction Surgery Public Awareness Grants, up to $10,000, are awarded to U.S. based tax-exempt public 501(c) (3) charities with a demonstrated commitment to developing and implementing projects and programs for the purpose of raising the awareness of breast reconstruction surgery options in the community.
Breast Reconstruction Surgery Public Awareness Grant applications for the 2014 grant cycle will be accepted through April 4, 2014.
All applications must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 4, 2014. Announcements of grant awards will be made by June 1, 2014.
Special consideration will be given to those organizations that are participating in BRA Day 2014 events.
For additional information about The Breast Reconstruction Surgery Public Awareness Grant, please contact email@example.com.
Request for Applications: Ralph D Feigin, MD, UpToDate Pediatric Subscription Awards
UpToDate, an on-line medical reference and resource, in conjunction with Texas Children’s Hospital, offers a series of pediatric subscription awards in honor of Dr Ralph David Feigin, who had been Editor-In-Chief of the Pediatrics Section of UpToDate since its inception in 1999. The award program grants up to six, three-year subscriptions to UpToDate to physicians, other health care providers, or health care facilities that provide care to underserved or low-income children and who could not otherwise afford the subscription. The deadline for applications for the current cycle is May 30, awardees will be announced in June, and the subscriptions will start in July, 2014.
Applicants must meet all four (A, B, C, and D) of the following qualifications.
A. Practice or teach in low-income or medically underserved areas.
A low-income or medically underserved area is defined as meeting any one of the following:
1) a rural area more than 50 miles from the nearest city with a population of 400,000 or more and more than 50 miles from a medical school
2) a practice in which 50% or more of the patients are uninsured, are insured by a governmental program or are identified as minorities
3) a community or area designated by a governmental agency or governmental representative as medically underserved or qualifies as a health professional shortage area
4) a low income country as designated by the WHO
B. Deliver health care to children or health education to children and their families
C. Do not currently have access to UpToDate® and are unable to afford the initial one-year subscription of approximately $500 and the approximately $400 yearly renewal fee.
D. Have access to a computer with CD-ROM or internet capability.
Applicants should complete the official application electronically or on paper.
If completing electronically, cells may be expanded as needed.
If completing hard copy, additional pages may be appended as needed.
Please attach any supporting documents that clarify the medical needs of the community, the designation of the community as medically underserved, or the importance of your practice or facility to the community.
Completed applications should be returned to Martin I Lorin, MD by email by May 30, 2014. For further information or with questions, please contact Dr Lorin, preferably by email.
Department of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, MS BCM320
Houston, Texas 77030
Phone: 832-824-2211; Fax: 832 825-1162; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call for Applications: Prevent Blindness Joanne Angle Investigator Award
Applications are due Monday, March 31, 2014, 5pm ET
The Joanne Angle Investigator Award provides funding for research investigating public health related to eye health and safety. Applications will be accepted in the following priority areas in adult vision, children’s vision, or eye injury:
• Burden/economic aspects of eye disease/vision loss on society
• Best practices to integrate vision screening/follow up care to system care access
• Vision program effectiveness/evaluation
All research grants need to promote the core mission of Prevent Blindness – preventing blindness and preserving sight. Basic laboratory science research will not be supported under this program.
Call for Applications: Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing Charlotte Godwin Scholarship
The Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing (ARIN) Charlotte Godwin Scholarship was established to provide assistance for ARIN members to attend the annual Spring Educational Meeting. The recipient will receive a complimentary registration for the annual meeting; in addition, the recipient will receive a complimentary convention registration and a cash scholarship of $200.00 to defray the expense of attending the meeting.
Charlotte Godwin, RN, the first President and a Life Member of ARIN, believed in the importance of the specialty of radiological nursing and its commitment to quality patient care. It is hoped that scholarship recipients gain personal knowledge and work to further the advancement of radiological nursing and ARIN.
Deadline for application submission is October 15.
Call for Applications: Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing Helen Malenock Award
The Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing (ARIN) was founded in 1981 as the professional organization representing nurses who practice in diagnostic and therapeutic imaging environments. These nurses provide, promote, and maintain continuity of quality patient care to imaging environments such as general diagnostic, neuro/cardiovascular, interventional, ultrasonography, computerized tomography, nuclear medicine, magnetic resonance, and radiation oncology.
The Helen Malenock Award was established by ARIN to provide financial assistance to a radiological nurse who is interested in becoming a member of ARIN. The recipient will receive a complimentary one year membership in ARIN.