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Basic Midwifery Student Scholarships
Application due March 1, 2014
Basic Midwifery Student Scholarships are given to support midwifery students’ education expenses. The applicants are judged on academic and financial need criteria. The purpose is to encourage individuals to pursue or complete basic midwifery education, thereby increasing the number, quality and diversity of certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives.
Scholarships are offered by the American College of Nurse-Midwives Foundation. All submissions are accepted electronically at email@example.com.
American College Health Foundation Student Health 101 Award
The American College Health Foundation’s Student Health 101 Award was established to support creative efforts to improve and promote projects in health promotion on college campuses that have measurable results.
The college environment is an important place and opportunity to engage young adults and influence them to establish life-long healthy habits, while avoiding behaviors with adverse consequences. Health promotion delivered in creative ways with measurable outcomes is an invaluable tool. The Student-Health 101 Award is designed to fund the development of a creative initiative that involves student peers in an effort to promote healthy behaviors.
Only campus health professionals who are American College Health Association Individual Members or employed at an ACHA Member Institution are eligible to apply. If an applicant is not an Individual Member but is employed at a Member Institution, the institution’s representative individual member (RMI) must also sign the application. An ACHA Membership Number must be included on the application form. At least one person signing the application must be an ACHA member or RMI.
The deadline for applications for the 2014 - 2015 school year is January 31, 2014. All applications must be received or postmarked by the deadline date. Award recipient(s) will be announced at the 2014 ACHA Annual Meeting scheduled for May 27 – May 31, in San Antonio, Texas.
Stephan D. Weiss Student Mental Health Award
The American College Health Foundation’s Stephan D. Weiss, PhD, Mental Health Fund for Higher Education was established in December 2010, to support efforts to promote and improve the quality of mental health care to college students. With growing national concerns regarding the prevalence and complexity of mental and behavioral health issues among college students and the negative impact these disorders have on the health and safety of higher education communities, student retention, student learning/academic progress, and the human potential of students, the Weiss Fund is providing support for an award to be available annually.
This award is sponsored by the Stephan D. Weiss Foundation and the Weiss Fund of the American College Health Foundation. It offers a $2500 award to promote and improve the quality of mental health support for college students. The Weiss Award is intended to encourage the development of creative initiatives that will enhance mental health service delivery to students through an innovative program which could be replicated at other colleges or universities. This award will support program development that can demonstrate measurable success in student retention for those whose mental health problems might otherwise compromise the quality of their college experience and jeopardize the likelihood of their graduation.
Funding for the Weiss Award will be available annually to applicants enrolled at ACHA Member Institutions. The recipient should offer a project that is creative in its scope, formulated on the basis of published research, measurable in its effects, and applicable to the mental health enhancement of college students who participate in it. Preference will be given to those candidates who are graduate students engaged in mental health professional training programs.
Only full-time graduate level students attending an ACHA Member Institution are eligible to apply. An ACHA Membership Number must be included on the application form. At least one person signing the application must be an ACHA member or RMI.
The deadline for applications for the 2014 - 2015 school year is January 31, 2014. All applications must be received or postmarked by the deadline date. Award recipient(s) will be announced at the 2014 ACHA Annual Meeting scheduled for May 28 - June 1 in San Antonio, Texas.
Healthy Campus 2020 Award
The American College Health Foundation is offering a $2,500 award opportunity for ACHA members. The purpose of the award is to support a campus initiative that fosters positive Healthy Campus 2020 outcomes for the campus community. Priority consideration will be given to proposals that result in sustained mobilization and engagement of campus partners to achieve the goals of Healthy Campus 2020.
Aetna Student Health Award
The purpose of the Aetna Student Health Award is to provide a $5,000 award that will support the creation of novel wellness solutions and programs that address issues specifically related to the retention and overall well-being of college students.
Using dimensions of wellness, the project must demonstrate a creative evidence-based approach to facilitate student retention and well-being. The project should be creative in its scope, formulated on the basis of published research, measurable in its effects, and applicable to the health enhancement of college students who participate in it.
The deadline for applications for the 2014 – 2015 school year is January 31, 2014. All applications must be received or postmarked by the deadline date. Award recipient(s) will be announced at the 2014 ACHA Annual Meeting scheduled for May 28 - June 1 in San Antonio, Texas.
Call for Nominations: International Burn Foundation of the United States 2014 Tanner-Vandeput-Boswick Burn Prize
The International Burn Foundation of the United States invites nominations for the 2014 Tanner-Vandeput-Boswick Burn Prize to be awarded at the 17th Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries in Sydney, Australia, October 12th through the 16th, 2014.
Purpose of the Award:
Conceived and established to promote the aims of the International Society for Burn Injuries, the Tanner-Vandeput-Boswick Burn Prize serves to motivate individual investigators to perform research, undertake patient care and treatment, and attempt to solve other aspects of the burn problem.
The prize is awarded to a person or persons who have made an outstanding contribution to any aspect of burn treatment. This could be a specific achievement or could represent a body of work completed over time. The recipient does not have to be a physician or member of the International Society for Burn Injuries, but must be responsible for major advancement in burn care.
A cash payment of approximately $100,000 and a commemorative gold and diamond pin emblazoned with the International Burn Foundation logo.
A candidate may make application on his own behalf or colleagues may submit nominations.
Deadline for Application: The application deadline is January 30, 2014.
How to Apply:
Nominations must include the following:
- Completed application form
- Letter of nomination
- One-page summary detailing the research and accomplishments of the applicant
- CV including list of publications
- Two additional letters of support from colleagues
For More Information and Application Materials
International Burn Foundation
6915 Ebenezer Church Road
Hillsborough, NC 27278
American Association of Suicidology Morton M. Silverman Student Award
The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) announces the Morton M. Silverman Student Award for a paper written by a student on a topic directly related to the field of suicidology.
Anyone who is pursuing a degree in his or her field and is currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate, graduate, professional, or medical student or trainee is eligible.
The AAS Student Award Committee will review all submissions and announce one awardee. The awardee will receive:
An engraved plaque
A check for $250
Roundtrip coach airfare to the 2014 Annual Conference ($500 maximum allowance)
2 nights of free lodging at the conference hotel
Complimentary conference registration
The expectation is that the awardee will attend and read his or her paper at the annual conference. The paper will be considered for publication in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. The paper (approximately 20-25 pages, double-spaced, in APA format, with 100-150 word abstract, references, tables, and figures, etc., on separate pages) should be submitted by email attachment to SLTB's Editor-in-Chief: Thomas Joiner
Deadline for Submission: December 20, 2013
Notification to Awardee: Late February 2014
AAS gratefully acknowledges LivingWorks Education for their generous support of The Morton M. Silverman Student Award.
American Association of Public Health Dentistry Foundation Horowitz Scholarship
$10,000 Scholarship to support dentists pursuing dental public health graduate education. The scholarship is made possible through donations to the AAPHD Foundation and contributions from the family of Dr. Herschel S. Horowitz.
The Herschel S. Horowitz Scholarship supports dentists pursuing Dental Public Health specialty education in the US and Canada. Scholarship recipients are expected to pursue board certification in dental public health.
Who is Eligible? Dentists accepted to a full-time accredited MPH program or the first year of a 2-year advanced education program in Dental Public Health. Dentists must be graduates of a CODA-accredited dental school or licensed to practice in a US state.
The deadline is December 15, 2013 for the scholarship to be awarded for the Fall 2014 semester.
American Association of Public Health Dentistry
3085 Stevenson Drive, Suite 200
Springfield, IL 62703
Phone: (217) 529-6941
Fax: (217) 529-9120
Call for Proposals: American Association of Public Health Dentistry Foundation Small Grant Program
The AAPHD Foundation was established to support the primary goals of the Association including:
• Promotion of effective efforts in disease prevention, health promotion and service delivery;
• Education of the public, health professionals and decision-makers regarding the importance of oral health to total well-being; and
• Expansion of the knowledge base of dental public health and fostering competency in its practice.
One exciting opportunity that the Foundation creates for its members is the AAPHD Foundation Small Grant Program.
The Small Grant Program is designed to stimulate innovative education or research projects that benefit dental public health and the public. The Foundation’s guiding principles and funding areas of interest identify a broad array of topics for which support can be provided. These include studies or interventions designed to:
• Improve access to personal and population based oral health services
• Build and strengthen the dental public health workforce
• Translate science into practice
• Maintain competency in dental public health.
The program will provide “small grants” that serve as an incentive to individuals and entities to move science, policy, and practice to the “next step” toward enhancing oral health.
Priority will be given to:
• Applications from individuals who are at an early stage of their dental public health careers. We are especially interested in applications from residents in the DPH Residency programs who are completing their required research projects and from members of Student Chapters.
• Applications that seek to utilize and enhance partnership with existing programs, projects, and organizations.
Grant Program Requirements:
• Award recipients must be members of AAPHD.
• The funding activity has a limited duration, up to one year. However, a nonfunded extension may be granted for one additional year in order to complete the project.
• The recipient(s) will be required to submit a mid-year brief report and a final written report to the Foundation. The final report should include a financial and program summary of the project’s results.
• The recipient must present a poster at the National Oral Health Conference upon completion of their project.
• Travel costs to the annual meeting will be at the expense of the award recipients.
Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded. The grant will not pay institutional indirect costs, Principal Investigator’s salary, or patient care costs. The grant may be paid directly to individuals, institutions or sponsoring organizations upon receipt of an invoice.
Grant Program Timeline:
December 15, 2013 – Proposals Due
December 15, 2013 – February 14, 2014 -- Proposal Review
February 28, 2014 – Announce/Inform Grant Recipients
Foundation Grant Recipients may be recognized during the AAPHD Awards Ceremony at the National Oral Health Conference and in the NOHC Program.
Request for Proposals: Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures Capacity Building Grant
Deadline for submission: December 16, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. (MST)
The purpose of the Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures Capacity Building Grant is to support:
1) Community Health Assessments (new or ongoing): to better understand the root causes of childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes which will result in strategies and an action plan to address this health issue; or
2) Community Planning and Capacity Building: to create a community-driven action plan to address childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes (i.e. host stakeholder convenings, coalition building and collaboration efforts)
Grants will be awarded up to $20,000 each. Applications will be accepted from throughout the U.S. However preference will be given to grantees from three specific regions – the Southwest (New Mexico, Arizona), the Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Wisconsin) and the Southern Plains (Oklahoma, Texas).
The deadline for proposals is Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. (MST). The system will automatically shut down at this time and will not allow for work in progress to continue. Please ensure you have completed and submitted your application by the deadline.
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Michelle Gutierrez, Program Officer, (505) 867-0775.