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Call for Applications: Livestrong Foundation Big C Competition
We're looking for big thinkers to create tangible innovations and solutions improving the daily lives of people facing cancer.
The Big C competition is an opportunity to change the way the world fights cancer.
How it Work
May 15 deadline for submitting your product, service or innovation.
150 semi-finalists have access to mentoring, crowdfunding and media exposure.
Five teams pitch in Austin for a chance to win $25,000!
(60 teams win a total of $140,000)
Solutions We Seek
The Big C competition invites you to submit projects addressing the following needs.
Rebuild Financial Health
Regain Emotional Wellbeing
Care for Caregivers
Improve Access to Quality Care
Fill the Knowledge Gap
Help Anyone Facing Cancer Now
Call for Applications: Sigma Theta Tau International/ATI Educational Assessment Nursing Research Grant
The Educational Assessment Nursing Research Grant by ATI Nursing Education (ATI) with the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) will support research that encourages the appropriate use of standardized assessments and curriculum support materials in a nursing program. Possible research areas include, but are not limited to:
Use of online simulation to promote development of clinical reasoning skills
Innovative instruction and assessment techniques to facilitate the development of soft skills (e.g. communication leadership, professionalism, informatics, wellness and self care)
Innovative instructional strategies to facilitate the transition to nursing practice
Allocation of funds is based on the quality of the proposed research, the future promise of the applicant, and the applicant's research budget. Applications from novice researchers who have received no other national research funds are encouraged. Funds for this grant are provided by ATI.
Funds for this grant do not cover expenses incurred prior to the funding date.
Registered nurse with current license.
Have a master's or doctoral degree or are enrolled in a doctoral program.
Submit a completed research application package and signed research agreement via the online submission system.
Ready to implement research project when funding is received.
Submit a final report.
Submit completed abstract to the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository and credit research grant partners in all publications and presentations of the research.
Grants available: 1 annually
Funding: US $6,000 (max)
Deadline: 1 July 2014
Funding date: 1 November 2014
Sigma Theta Tau International
Phone: 888.634.7575 (US/Canada) or +1.317.634.8171(International)
How to Apply: All applications must be submitted via the online submission system.
Call for Nominations: bioMérieux Sonnenwirth Award for Leadership in Clinical Microbiology
Given in memory of Alexander Sonnenwirth, Ph.D., this award recognizes a distinguished microbiologist for the promotion of innovation in clinical laboratory science, dedication to ASM, and the advancement of clinical microbiology as a profession.
The nominee must be a microbiologist identified with clinical microbiology.
A cash prize of $2,000, a commemorative piece, and travel to the ASM General Meeting where the laureate will deliver the bioMérieux Sonnenwirth Award lecture.
Deadline: July 1.
Nominations will be considered without updating for three years. Self-nominations and more than one nomination per nominee will not be accepted. Only one nominating form and two supporting forms are accepted per nomination. The two supporters must be persons other than the nominator who are familiar with the nominee's qualifications and accomplishments. Only one of the three individuals involved in the nomination may be employed at the nominee's institution. The nominator and supporters must not share employers.
Nominations must consist of the following:
Curriculum vitae, including a list of publications, emailed to email@example.com
ASM awards are granted at the discretion of award selection committees and may not be awarded every year.
Call for Applications: Grant for Oncology Innovation
The deadline for grant applications is 15 March 2014.
Investigators leading innovative research projects that have the potential to advance the implementation of personalized treatment for solid tumors are invited to apply. Potential research topics which could be funded through the GOI include: Research on molecular biomarkers or new targeted treatments, technology platforms for the routine analysis of molecular biomarkers, side effect management and platforms or tools which allow patients to access individualized treatment.
A total grant of up to € 1,000,000 will be awarded to one or more selected projects.
Applications will be evaluated by a Scientific Steering Committee including internationally renowned oncologists and researchers against the following criteria:
• Relevance to patient care
• Innovative approach
• Scientific impact
• Relevance for the personalization of treatment
For further information on the GOI and to register your interest in applying for the GOI 2014, please visit www.grantforoncologyinnovation.org.
Solomon Carter Fuller Award
Named after Dr. Solomon Carter Fuller, recognized as the first Black psychiatrist in American, the Fuller award honors a Black citizen who has pioneered in an area which has significantly benefited the quality of life for Black people.
The award recipient receives a plaque and a $500 honorarium upon presentation of the award lecture at the APA Annual Meeting or the Institute on Psychiatric Services.
Nominees for the award must be of African descent.
A nomination consists of a letter summarizing how and why the nominee is deserving of the award, a one-page biographical sketch of the nominee, and the nominee’s curriculum vitae. Nominations must be submitted electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: June 1
Selection is made by a work group of the APA Council on Minority Mental Health and Mental Health Disparities consisting of a representative from the Council and the officers of the Caucus of Black Psychiatrists.