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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.
Call for Applications: Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing Dorothy Budnek Memorial Scholarship
The Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing (ARIN) Dorothy Budnek Memorial Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to ARIN members who have returned to school to advance their nursing education. The recipient will receive a scholarship in the amount of $600.00. Individuals who have been members of ARIN for at least three years are eligible to apply for the Dorothy Budnek Memorial Scholarship.
Dorothy (Dot) Budnek began her career as a Radiologic Technologist. Dot strongly believed in the importance of the nurse’s role in radiology and returned to the University of South Carolina to pursue her BSN degree. She faithfully supported ARIN and attended classes at USC throughout her battle with breast cancer. In the memory of Dot, a faithful ARIN member and nursing education advocate, ARIN is proud to award a scholarship to a radiology nurse who is continuing his/her education.
Call for Applications: Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing CRN Exam Scholarship Award
The Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing (ARIN) CRN Exam Scholarship Award was established to provide financial assistance to ARIN members who are seeking to become certified radiology nurses. The recipient will receive a complimentary registration for the CRN Exam.
Starting in 2006, those sitting for the exam for the first time must show that they have obtained 30 contact hours of continuing education in a two year period. As of 2004, candidates may choose to re-certify by examination or by obtaining continuing education contact hours. Sixty (60) contact hours within a four year period are required to meet the contact hour requirements for re-certification.
2015-2016 Molecular Imaging Research Grant for Junior Medical Faculty
Application window: February 1 – May 31, 2015
The objective of this program is to support one junior faculty member in an academic/research setting, and to enable them to engage in Molecular Imaging research related to diagnostic or therapeutic applications. Grants can be used for research support of the principal investigator, as well as direct costs of supplies and equipment. Support is not provided for salaries of other research personnel, or for indirect costs.
This $105,000 grant provides $52,500 annually for two years and is made possible through a grant from the Education and Research Foundation for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
The application must be completed in its entirety and submitted along with:
-- Principal investigator's current curriculum vitae, attached to application section 'General Information'.
-- A research abstract and a detailed research proposal not to exceed 10 pages, excluding references, attached to application section 'Research Proposal'.
-- One letter of recommendation from the program director or research supervisor.
-- One letter of recommendation from a professional reference.
-- There will be an opportunity to attach two additional letters of recommendation in the application, only after the first two letters above have been attached.
• Applicants must have an advanced degree, such as MD or PhD (or equivalent).
• Applicants must be practicing in an academic/research setting as a faculty member; the research may take place in any country.
• Applicants must be in the first term of their academic appointment, with a rank no higher than assistant professor (or equivalent).
• Applicants must provide a detailed proposal of the proposed research activity.
• Applicants must not have received grant/contract amounts totaling $50,000.00 or more in a single calendar year as the principle investigator.
• Preference will be given to individuals who have demonstrated great potential for a research career in the field of molecular imaging and whose research focuses on translational in vivo studies and includes radionuclide imaging or therapy.
• Only one application per faculty member is accepted per grant. No grantee may receive more than one SNMMI research grant in any one year. Likewise no other research grant request or continuation will be considered until a satisfactory summary of an earlier grant is received.
• Applicants will be evaluated on: - relevance of their research goals/project to advancing molecular imaging - how original and innovative the proposed project is - methodology and protocol based on good scientific reasoning - how well prepared the applicant is to complete the research in the timeframe proposed and how much support does he/she have from his/her institution
• Multidisciplinary projects that investigate methods that integrate other imaging and/or molecular science with radionuclide methods, including research focusing on hybrid imaging techniques such as PET/CT, SPECT/CT and PET/MRI, are encouraged.
If you have any questions please contact Kristi Padley in the Development Office at 703.652.6780 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014 Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Technologist Section Susan C. Weiss Clinical Advancement Scholarships
Application timeframe: March 1 – May 31, 2014
In honor of Susan C. Weiss, SNMMI-TS Past-President & former Executive Director of the Education and Research Foundation for SNMMI, the SNMMI-TS Susan C. Weiss Clinical Advancement Scholarships serve to support certified nuclear medicine technologists (CNMTs) who are pursuing clinical advancement through didactic educational programs.
This scholarship is made possible through a grant from the Education and Research Foundation for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
To be eligible for the SNMMI-TS Clinical Advancement Scholarship, candidates must:
• Provide a current resume or curriculum vitae.
• Provide a professional reference letter as either a signed original on institution letterhead or a scanned copy of the signed original.
• Provide an applicant statement not to exceed one page in any format. The brief statement should detail your activity level in the SNMMI Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS) and address the following questions: What are your career and educational goals? How will the course/program help you to achieve your goals?
To be eligible for the SNMMI-TS Susan C. Weiss Clinical Advancement Scholarship, candidates must:
• Demonstrate financial need
• Be a member of the SNMMI-TS
• Be currently enrolled in a didactic educational program(s) (ex. CT, MR, DEXA, EKG, tomography, sonography, exercise physiology, physics, statistics,) which is/are college/continuing education credit eligible.
• Complete the said class or program. It is not required that class/program completion results in a degree.
Serious applicants only, please. Questions regarding eligibility requirements or application contents should be directed to Kristi Padley in the SNMMI Development Department by calling 703.652.6780 or emailing email@example.com.
Amount Awarded: $500
Number of Awards: 3
Total Amount Awarded: $1,500
Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Technologist Section Bachelor’s Degree Completion Scholarship
The SNMMI-TS Bachelor’s Degree Completion Scholarship serves to support current nuclear medicine technologists who are pursuing a Bachelor’s degree completion program related to their nuclear medicine careers.
Applications will not be considered unless the following have been received by the application deadline:
-- A completed application including the applicant’s personal and financial information and the Bachelor’s Degree program information.
-- Current resume or curriculum vitae.
-- Official transcripts of all formal education must be issued directly from the institution’s registrar office to:
Development Department, SNMMI, 1850 Samuel Morse Dr, Reston, VA 20190.
-- An applicant statement not to exceed two pages in any format. The brief statement should detail your activity level in the SNMMI Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS) and address the following questions: What are your professional goals? What are your career and educational goals? How will your Bachelor’s degree help you to achieve your goals?
-- Scanned copy of original Bachelor’s degree program acceptance notification.
-- A professional reference letter provided either as a signed original on institution letterhead or a scanned copy of the signed original.
To be eligible for the SNMMI-TS Bachelor’s Degree Completion Scholarship, candidates must:
-- Demonstrate financial need
-- Hold a certificate or associate’s degree in nuclear medicine technology
-- Be currently enrolled in a bachelor’s level program to advance their career in nuclear medicine
-- Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 grading scale
-- Be a member of the SNMMI-TS
Serious applicants only, please. Questions regarding eligibility requirements or application contents should be directed to Kristi Padley at 703.652.6780 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amount Awarded: $4,000
Number of Awards: 2
Total Amount Awarded: $8,000
Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Technologist Section Professional Development and Education Fund Professional Development Scholarship
This scholarship serves to support a student who is employed as a technologist and is actively pursuing an advanced degree related to his/her nuclear medicine career.
This scholarship is funded by the Professional Development and Education Fund (PDEF) for SNMMI-TS.
-- A completed application including the applicant’s personal and financial information and the advanced degree program information.
-- Transcripts (official or unofficial) of all formal education.
-- An applicant statement not to exceed two pages. The brief statement should detail your activity level in the SNMMI Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS) and address the following questions: What are your professional achievements? What are your career and educational goals? How will your advanced degree in the field of nuclear medicine help you to achieve your goals?
-- A completed evaluation from the program dean/director/advisor, whose information will be requested in the ‘Program Dean/Director/Advisor Evaluation’ section of this application. Any reference letter must be provided as either a signed original on institution letterhead or a scanned copy of the signed original.
-- A completed evaluation from your professional supervisor, whose information will be requested in the ‘Professional Supervisor Evaluation’ section of this application. Any reference letter must be provided as either a signed original on institution letterhead or a scanned copy of the signed original.
To be eligible for the PDEF Professional Development Scholarship, candidates must:
-- Be an active member of the SNMMI Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS).
-- Have completed eight or more hours in the last three years matriculating toward an accredited advanced degree program (Masters or above) that is intended to further their career in nuclear medicine.
-- Have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better on a four-point scale.
-- Have worked in the nuclear medicine profession for at least one of the past five years in a clinical or didactic setting.
Serious applicants only, please. Questions regarding eligibility requirements or application content should be directed to Kristi Padley in the SNMMI Development Department at 703.652.6780 or by email at email@example.com.
Amount Awarded: $5,000
Number of Awards: 1
Association of University Radiologists GE Radiology Research Academic Fellowship (GERRAF) Award
Fostering scholarship in radiology research
Since their inauguration in 1992, AUR GERRAF fellowships have been one of the most sought-after awards in academic radiology. Already, they have helped dozens of academic radiologists through:
■ Strengthening the research interest of radiologist-investigators by broadening their opportunities for continuing scholarship
■ Fostering original clinical and health services research in technology assessment, health and economic outcome methods, and decision analysis
If you are interested in a radiology research career and currently hold a junior faculty appointment in an academic radiology training institution in the U.S. or Canada, you may be eligible to apply for a GERRAF Award.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 16, 2015
GERRAF Program Manager
Association of University Radiologists
Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Foundation Sonographer Advanced Degree Scholarship Program
The SDMS Foundation Sonographer Advanced Degree Scholarship Program awards a $2,500 scholarship to a deserving sonographer who has a minimum of two (2) years full-time sonography experience and has been accepted or is currently enrolled in an advanced sonography-related* degree program (bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral) in an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Scholarships can be used for tuition, books, or educational fees.
* including, but not limited to, degrees in management, health, education, etc.
Scholarship Application Deadline: June 30 (for educational expenses to be incurred July 1 through June 30 of the following year)
Current SDMS member in good standing (Corporate/Business/Institution and Supporting members are not eligible).
Accepted or enrolled in accredited educational program. Scholarships are only available for enrollment in educational programs located within the United States.
At least two (2) years full-time experience as a sonographer.
Demonstrate need by fully completing the SDMS Foundation Sonographer Advanced Degree Scholarship Program Online Application, including required essay questions (see Essay Question Guidelines) and required attachments (including Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Report), before the application deadline.
Completed applications are reviewed based on eligibility criteria and availability of scholarship funds.
All applicants will be notified by email once the scholarship has been awarded (please allow sixty (60) days after the published scholarship deadline for the applications to be processed and evaluated).
Within three (3) weeks of the scholarship being awarded, a check will be mailed to the scholarship recipient.
Forms/Documentation You May Need
College Acceptance Letter/Proof of Enrollment
Federal Student Aid Report
Essay Question Requirements
The online scholarship application includes three short essay questions (a maximum of 1,000 characters in each essay question). Responses to the essay questions must comply with these guidelines or the application may be disqualified.
Essay question responses are scored anonymously, therefore it is very important that applicants not identify themselves, the school they currently/will attend, or city/state where they live. Failure to remove ALL identifying information will result in the application not being considered! Note that spelling and grammar will be considered during the essay question scoring process.
There is a limit of 1,000 characters (including spaces) per essay question (a reminder with character count/ remaining characters is provided below each essay question). Be sure to proof your essay question responses before submission.
Sonographer Advanced Scholarship Essay Questions
Why do you want to continue your education?
Describe the goals you have established for yourself and your efforts to accomplish these goals. Give at least one specific example that demonstrates your work ethic/diligence.
Describe your most meaningful achievements and how they relate to your field of study and your future goals.
Note: Only one SDMS Foundation grant (i.e., one certification examination grant OR one Annual Conference grant) and one scholarship may be awarded to an individual in a calendar year.
Grant recipients are responsible for determining the tax implications of all grants received. Please consult a tax professional if you have questions.
Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Foundation
2745 Dallas Pkwy Ste 350
Plano, Texas 75093-8730