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Health Technology Assessment International Travel Grants for Representatives from Patient Organizations
The Scientific and Professional Programs Committee (SPPC) reviews all applications to HTAi Travel Grant programs.
The application period for the HTAi 2014 annual meeting is now open. The application deadline is March 25th, 2014.
These grants are intended for individuals attending from not-for-profit patient groups or similar bodies, and are not open to employees of government agencies.
Questions? Contact the HTAi Secretariat.
Health Technology Assessment International Travel Grants for Individuals from Low or Middle Income Countries
The Scientific and Professional Programs Committee (SPPC) reviews all applications to the HTAi Travel Grant program.
The application period for the HTAi 2014 annual meeting is now open. The application deadline is March 25th, 2014.
Travel grants are intended to provide financial support to individuals from low and middle income countries (as defined by the World Bank) to attend the HTAi Annual Meeting.
Call for Applications: Pediatric Hospital Medicine International Travel Grant
The Section of Hospital Medicine (SOHM) is pleased to present a grant program for two international physicians to attend the annual Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Conference. The PHM Conference, which is the largest gathering of pediatric hospitalists in the United States, is jointly sponsored by the AAP, Academic Pediatric Association, and the Society of Hospital Medicine.
The two most qualified applicants will receive up to $1,500 to cover hotel costs and the registration fee. Airfare to the meeting will be the responsibility of the attendee. In order to qualify for the SOHM International Travel Grant you must meet the following requirements:
1. Be a physician (MD or equivalent) working outside of the United States or Canada
2. Be interested in pediatric hospital medicine and promoting the discipline of pediatric hospital medicine outside of the United States or Canada
If you meet these qualifications, forward responses to the questions below along with your curriculum vitae to Niccole Alexander between January 1 and March 15.
List your top 2 reasons for attending the PHM Conference.
Tell us something about yourself – including work experience and interest in pediatric hospital medicine.
How do you plan to promote hospital medicine in your home country or region (500 words or less)—should you be the recipient of the SOHM International Travel Grant?
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Research Mentoring-Pair Travel Award
The Research Mentoring-Pair Travel Award Program (RMPTA) is designed to foster the professional development of students and emerging scientists who have expressed an interest in research careers in communication sciences and disorders. RMPTA is given in conjunction with the Research Symposium held at the annual ASHA Convention.
RMPTA awardees (both protégés and mentors) receive an ASHA Convention registration fee waiver.
Protégés must be (a) a current student at the master's, AuD, or PhD level, (b) a postdoctoral fellow, or (c) a junior level faculty member (less than six years teaching/research experience in a tenure-track position or below the level of associate professor).
Special consideration will be given to individuals whose research or research interests are (a) relevant to the current year's Symposium topic, (b) interdisciplinary in nature, (c) translational in nature, or (d) related to issues of cultural or linguistic diversity.
Protégés must arrange to be mentored by an experienced investigator affiliated with an academic or clinical research environment. Your mentor may be affiliated with your university or based elsewhere, but you must be able to extend a relationship with your mentor beyond the Symposium.
The 2014 ASHA Convention will be held November 20–22, in Orlando, Florida.
Attend the Research Symposium on Saturday, November 22, 2014.
How to Apply
Both protégés and mentors will each need to complete a separate RMPTA online application form and upload documents through the online application system.
Deadline for receipt of the completed application packet is 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
Applicants will be notified of the status of their application in August. Awards will be disbursed post-Convention.
Questions? Please refer to the RMPTA FAQs. http://www.asha.org/Students/RMPTA-Application-Instructions-and-FAQs/
Still have questions? Contact ASHA's Academic Affairs and Research Education Unit at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for Applications: American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Award
Deadline: April 30, 2014
Harold Frost’s ideas transformed the face of skeletal biology and orthopedic science and he is regarded by many as being the most influential theoretician in skeletal biology of the 20th century. Harold Frost developed the process of quantitative bone histomorphometry, discovered the intermediary organization of bone and shed theoretical insights into the adaptation of bone to mechanical forces and hormones. In addition to Harold Frost's many scientific accomplishments, he was an active participant in the Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Tissue Biology, an annual meeting that emphasizes interaction between young investigators and senior investigators. His participation in the workshop influenced many young scientists. The award was established in Dr. Frost’s honor.
To be eligible, an applicant must be a 2 year post-doctoral fellow or resident with no more than 2 years as an Assistant Professor as of September 1, 2014. Note: ASBMR Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Awards are open to ASBMR members and nonmembers.
Nine awards of $1,500 each are available, based on competitive application. The young investigators who receive Harold Frost Awards are required to present their research at the Sun Valley Workshop on Musculoskeletal Biology held August 3-6, 2014.
Note: The award covers the meeting registration fee, but recipients are expected to make their own arrangements for travel and accommodations.
The character limit is 2500, which includes all letters and spaces within the text of your abstract. Tables and graphics are not included in this character limit.
Call for Applications: Williams Syndrome Association 2014 Professional Conference Trainee & Early Stage Investigator Awards
Williams Syndrome Association 2014 Professional Conference June 30 - July 1, 2014 Garden Grove, California
Williams Syndrome: Insight from Genetics, Psychology, Neuroscience & Medicine
Up to $1000 (registration transportation & lodging)
Applications Due March 30, 2014
The meeting organizers are pleased to announce that a limited number of travel awards will be granted. Students, postdoctoral fellows, and early stage investigators are eligible to apply. The awards will cover registration, transportation, and lodging (up to $1000). Due to funding restrictions from the National Institutes of Health, these awards are limited to individuals who are US citizens or permanent residents.
Guidelines for submission:
● An abstract for a poster or platform presentation (Abstracts due March 30, 2014)
● A cover letter describing your WS project and the ways in which attending the WS Professional Conference will further your work
● A statement that you are a US citizen or permanent resident
● A copy of your CV (which includes your email address and phone number), and
● Your mentor must email a letter of recommendation/support.
Please email the information requested to Dr. Carolyn Mervis - email@example.com
Award decisions will be made by the WS Professional Conference Organizing Committee and will be announced by April 22, 2014.
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.
International Society of Nephrology Travel Grants for the Forefronts Symposium on Genetic Basis of Renal Disease
The deadline for Travel Grant Applications is May 24, 2014.
Abstract Submission Deadline: May 26, 2014
The International Society of Nephrology (ISN) is pleased to offer a limited number of travel grants to young nephrologists who wish to participate in the Forefronts Symposium on Genetic Basis of Renal Disease. The amount of the grant is calculated to cover travel and 3 nights' accommodation. The amounts of the grant are a set fee but they vary according to the geographical origin of recipient. The recipient will make his own travel and accommodation arrangements.
Free registration to the Symposium and social events is also included. The number of grants is limited and the applications from candidates are reviewed by the ISN and the co-chairs of the symposium. The grants will be paid AFTER the event.
Applications are open to young nephrologists from countries with emerging economies (gross national income per capita up to the "upper middle income" bracket per the World Banks criteria). Please refer to this list of emerging countries according to the World Bank Index. If your country is included on the list, you are eligible to apply for a travel grant.
Only applications from the following are considered:
ISN fellows (past or present)
Priority is given to the following applicants:
Those presenting abstracts
Those with knowledge and/or experience in the symposium topic
Those who have not received ISN travel grants before
Members of the ISN Sister Renal Center program
The following documents must be provided with your application:
Photocopy of personal identification (passport/driver’s license)
Call for Applications: 2015 American College of Surgeons Traveling Fellowship to Germany
The International Relations Committee of the American College of Surgeons announces the availability of the ACS Traveling Fellowship to Germany.
The closing date for receipt of completed applications and all supporting documents is April 1, 2014.
The successful applicant and an alternate will be selected and notified by July 31, 2014.
The purpose of this fellowship is to encourage international exchange of surgical scientific information. The ACS Traveling Fellow will visit Germany, and a German Traveling Fellow will visit North America.
The scholarship is available to a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in most of the surgical specialties who meets the following requirements:
• Has a major interest and accomplishment in clinical and basic science related to surgery
• Holds a current full-time academic appointment in Canada or the United States
• Is under 45 years of age on the date the application is filed
• Is enthusiastic and personable and possesses good communication skills
• Applicants with some German language skills are particularly encouraged
The Fellow is required to spend a minimum of two weeks in Germany.
• To attend and participate in the annual meeting of the German Surgical Society, which will be held in Munich, Germany, April 28–May 1, 2015
• To attend the German ACS Chapter meeting during that congress
• To visit at least two medical centers (other than the annual meeting city) in Germany before or after the annual meeting of the German Surgical Society to lecture and to share clinical and scientific expertise with the local surgeons
The academic and geographic aspects of the itinerary will be finalized in consultation and mutual agreement between the Fellow and designated representatives of the German Surgical Society and the German ACS Chapter. The surgical centers to be visited will depend to some extent on the special interests and expertise of the Fellow and his or her previously established professional contacts with surgeons in Germany.
His or her spouse is welcome to accompany the successful applicant. There will be opportunities for social interaction in addition to professional activities.
The College will provide the sum of $10,000 U.S. to the successful applicant, who will also be exempted from registration fees for the annual meeting of the German Surgical Society.
He/she must meet all travel and living expenses. Senior German Surgical Society and ACS German Chapter representatives will consult with the Fellow about the centers to be visited in Germany, the local arrangements for each center, and other advice and recommendations about travel schedules. The Fellow is to make his/ her own travel arrangements in North America, because doing so will allow him/ her to take advantage of reduced fares and travel packages for travel in Germany.
The American College of Surgeons International Relations Committee will select the Fellow after review and evaluation of the applications. A personal interview may be requested prior to the final selection.
Please send applications for this fellowship to:
INTERNATIONAL LIAISON SECTION
INTERNATIONAL LIAISON SECTION
American College of Surgeons
633 N. Saint Clair St.
Chicago, IL 60611-3211
Call for Applications: 2015 American College of Surgeons Traveling Fellowship to Japan
The International Relations Committee of the American College of Surgeons announces the availability of the ACS Traveling Fellowship to Japan.
The closing date for receipt of completed applications is June 2, 2014.
The successful applicant and an alternate will be selected and notified by November 30, 2014.
The purpose of this fellowship is to encourage international exchange of surgical scientific information. The ACS Traveling Fellow will visit Japan, and a Japanese Traveling Fellow will visit North America.
• Is enthusiastic, personable, and possesses good communication skills
The Fellow is required to spend a minimum of two weeks in Japan.
• To attend and participate in the annual meeting of the Japan Surgical Society, which will be held in Nagoya, Japan, April 16–18, 2015
• To attend the Japan ACS Chapter meeting during that congress
• To visit at least two medical centers (other than the annual meeting city) in Japan before or after the annual meeting of the Japan Surgical Society to lecture and to share clinical and scientific expertise with the local surgeons
The academic and geographic aspects of the itinerary would be finalized in consultation and mutual agreement between the Fellow and designated representatives of the Japan Surgical Society and the Japan ACS Chapter. The surgical centers to be visited would depend to some extent on the special interests and expertise of the Fellow and his or her previously established professional contacts with surgeons in Japan.
His or her spouse is welcome to accompany the successful applicant. There will be opportunities for social interaction, in addition to professional activities.
The College will provide the sum of $7,500 U.S. to the successful applicant, who will also be exempted from registration fees for the annual meeting of the Japan Surgical Society.
He/she must meet all travel and living expenses. Senior Japan Surgical Society and Japan ACS Chapter representatives will consult with the Fellow about the centers to be visited in Japan, the local arrangements for each center, and other advice and recommendations about travel schedules. The Fellow is to make his/her own travel arrangements in North America, as this makes available to him/her reduced fares and travel packages for travel in Japan.
The American College of Surgeons International Relations Committee will select the Fellow after review and evaluation of the final applications. A personal interview may be requested prior to the final selection.