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Call for Proposals: American Academy of Pediatrics Section on International Child Health International Community Access to Child Health Program
Grants provide financial support with a maximum of $6,000 over a three-year period ($2,000 per year).
The ICATCH program provides financial and technical support to pediatricians in developing countries who are in the process of developing and implementing a community-based child health initiative.
Preliminary deadline: June 9, 2014 (Optional deadline - If submitted by this deadline an ICATCH advisor will review your application and provide feedback):
Final deadline: August 15, 2014
All applications are due by this date - no exceptions!
Applicants will be notified about the status of their application in November/December of 2014. The grants will be awarded January 1, 2015 and last until December 31, 2017.
Call for Nominations: Susan E Healy Pediatric Urology Nursing Education Award
Certification by CBUNA preferred
A nurse who seeks to further their knowledge of patient care to pediatric urology patients
How to apply:
A SUNA member must submit a letter of endorsement to the Board of Directors to include:
The nominee's name, title, and current position in urology. The nomination can come from any SUNA member including oneself.
A written description of why the nominee should be considered for the award including how the funds will be used to further his/ her knowledge in caring for pediatric urology patients.
A current CV or resume of the nominee or an employment history.
The deadline for receipt of nominations is June 1 of each year.
The award will be determined by a vote cast by the current president, president-elect, and immediate past president from the SUNA national Executive Board and a vote cast by the two Chicago Metro SUNA board member designees. If consensus cannot be reached by this system, the President of SUNA will determine the recipient. If any of these individuals are nominated for the award, they will refrain from voting.
The SUNA Foundation will maintain a fund for this award to receive ongoing donations from friends and family members of Susan Healy. The award will be given annually as the funds are available. The award will include a check and a recognition plaque and will be awarded at the SUNA Annual Conference. The amount of the check will be determined by the President according to available funding in this designated account.
Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses Lois Moore-Rogers Lectureship
The Lois Moore-Rogers lectureship was established in 1996 by Dr. Gerald Healy and the Department
of Otolaryngology at the Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Boston. Lois has been a long time
member of SOHN and active in the Pediatric Special Interest Group.
Application deadline: November 15th
Cash Award & Certificate
Call for Nominations: Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Excellence in Patient/Family Education Materials Award
Recognizes APHON members who develop outstanding educational materials to assist patients and families in understanding the disease they face.
Recipient receives a $100 honorarium and recognition at the annual conference business and awards luncheon, APHON Counts, JOPON, in a press release, and an announcement is set to the recipients immediate supervisor/employer.
Criteria: Candidates for this award must meet the following:
• An APHON member in good standing.
• Programs are consistent with the APHON Scope of Practice and Outcome Standards for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing.
• Is proficient in pediatric hematology/oncology education because of contributions to pediatric hematology/oncology education at the local, state, national or international level.
• Implements well-developed programs with defined objectives (i.e., current content relevant to pediatric hematology/oncology nursing and appropriate evaluation methods).
• Establishes a positive teacher-learner relationship that promotes and supports pediatric hematology/oncology education.
• Is supportive and contributes to the development of professional pediatric hematology/oncology nursing practices.
Completed nominations must include the nominee's CV and two letters of recomendations that elaborate on the above criteria. Nominations must be submitted by May 31.
Call for Nominations: Jean Fergusson Excellence in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing Practice Award
Given in recognition of compassion and expertise in clinical nursing practice and for the active incorporation of research and new ideas into clinical practice.
Recipient receives a $250 honorarium and recognition at the annual conference business and awards luncheon, APHON Counts, JOPON, in a press release, and an announcement is set to the recipients immediate supervisor/employer.
• APHON member in good standing.
• Registered nurse with 4 years of direct care experience in pediatric hematology/oncology and currently involved in the direct care of pediatric hematology/oncology patients.
• Clinical practice is consistent with the APHON Scope of Practice and Outcome Standards for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing.
• Practice exemplifies a high level of compassion and specialty expertise as documented by peers and/or patients/family.
• Recognized as an clinical expert as evidenced by contributions to and development of pediatric hematology/oncology nursing.
• Actively incorporates research and evidence from the literature into clinical practice.
• Communicates effectively.
Completed nominations must include the nominee's CV and two letters of recommendations that elaborate on the above criteria. Nominations must be submitted by May 31.
Call for Nominations: Jean Fergusson Excellence in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing Education Award
Recognizes an outstanding educator in the field of pediatric hematology/oncology nursing through demonstration of proficiency, professional contributions to the field, and positive teacher-learner relationships.
• Registered nurse with 4 years of experience in pediatric hematology/oncology and demonstrated proficiency in pediatric hematology/oncology education.
• Contributes to pediatric hematology/oncology education at the local, state, national or international level.
• Educational programs are consistent with the APHON Scope of Practice and Outcome Standards for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing.
• Actively incorporates research and evidence from the literature into educational programs
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Foundation Research Grant Program
In its effort to support nursing research and clinical practice efforts that contribute to the improvement of the quality of life for children and their families, the NAPNAP Foundation strives to raise money and provide opportunities for academic advancement and research in the nursing community. The result is a series of Grants and Scholarships that we make available to NAPNAP members.
The NAPNAP Foundation will offer three research grant opportunities to NAPNAP members. All grant awards will be to support research consistent with the NAPNAP Research Agenda. The deadline to submit grant proposals is April 30, 2014. The funding date will be July 1, 2014.
2014 Research Grant 1: $2,500 grant to support research in obesity.
2014 Research Grant 2: $2,500 grant to support research in the following areas:
Impact of nurse practitioner role in health care delivery.
Advanced nursing practice problems and issues.
Exploratory/evaluative research of PNP education and credentialing.
2014 Research Grant 3: Thanks to the generosity of Reckitt Benckiser, the Makers of Lysol, the Foundation is able to offer at $3,000 grant to support research in the following areas:
Development/implementation of innovative methods for delivery of health care services in the following areas:
school health, community health, behavior and development, adolescent health, chronic disease management.
Health care problems of children and their families.
Educational programs and materials for health care providers and/or children and families.
American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Orthopaedics Global Outreach Mentored Scholarship Program
The AAP Section on Orthopaedics (SOOr) will offer awards of up to $1,500 to orthopaedic residents and pediatric orthopaedic fellows in the United States and Canada who are interested in providing musculoskeletal care to children in resource poor regions of the world (number awarded per cycle will be at the discretion of the review committee). The scholarship program will facilitate mentored experiences for young surgeons in training so that early in their career they have a unique, quality training experience abroad under the direction and supervision of a senior pediatric orthopaedic surgeon.
The goal of the Section’s Global Outreach Mentored Scholarship Program is to meld the principles and lessons learned during the experience abroad into future professional practice – and to understand the value of both providing care to those in need and mentoring future leaders.
1. The application period opens on July 1 and closes on November 1. The deadline for all materials is November 1 for trips to be made during the following calendar year. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.
2. Applicant must be enrolled in an ACGME orthopaedic residency or in a pediatric orthopaedic fellowship in the United States and Canada at time of application cycle deadline.
3. Applicant must identify a physician mentor who is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon that agrees to travel with, mentor, and supervise the scholar during the trip. All clinical and surgical care must be provided under the direct supervision of that mentor.
4. Award periods must be between 1 and 4 weeks in duration.
5. It is encouraged that you review the United States Department of State Travel Warning web site
at http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/tw/tw_1764.html before committing to a country/region of the world for the scholarship program.
6. The selected scholar is required to submit a completed trip report within 30 days of return in order to receive reimbursement.
7. The scholar is reimbursed for expenses up to $1,500 after the trip report has been submitted and approved. Receipts must accompany all expenses listed within the scholar’s reimbursement request. SOOr does not handle any travel arrangements or oversee any logistics related to the trip.
8. For your information, trip reports may form the basis of news article in AAP News or in an upcoming SOOr newsletter.
9. Scholar may not request outside or institutional funding for expenses covered under this scholarship program.
Call for Nominations: American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Infectious Diseases Travel Grants
The SOID is now accepting travel grant applications for residents interested in infectious diseases and ID Fellows in Training. Complete the application http://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/Committees-Councils-Sections/Section-on-infectious-diseases/Documents/Travel%20Grant%20Application%202014.pdf and submit it by May 16, 2014.
Call for Nominations: Foundation for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Gabriella Molnar, MD, Pediatric PM&R Lifetime Achievement Award
Nomination deadline: June 1, 2014
The Foundation for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is offering the Gabriella Molnar, MD, Pediatric PM&R Lifetime Achievement Award, which will be given annually to a physiatrist who has made exceptional contributions to pediatric rehabilitation medicine. The purpose of the Award is to recognize the leaders in the field of pediatric rehabilitation who have followed in the footsteps of Dr. Gabriella Molnar.
This award was created in 2013 through a donation from Mr. Jack Swafford (surviving spouse of Dr. Molnar) to the Gabriella E. Molnar Research and Education Fund of the Foundation for PM&R.
Nominee must be a physiatrist whose career has been primarily or entirely in pediatric rehabilitation. The candidate should have made significant contributions to the field through education, research and/or leadership. Eligible individuals must be residents of the United States. Candidate must be notified of the nomination in advance and must agree that his/her name and image be used for publicity purposes should s/he win the Award, and will travel to accept the Award. A press release will be sent to local and national media.
A panel of physiatrists will review all nominations and select the winner of the Award. The panel is composed of a member of the Foundation for PM&R Board of Directors who is in pediatric rehabilitation, chair of the FPM&R Awards and Grants Steering Committee, and the current president of the AAPM&R Developmental Council.
One Award will be presented annually at the AAPMR Annual Assembly (time, date and location to be determined.) The recipient of the Award will receive a $1,000 honorarium and their travel expenses will be paid (round-trip coach airfare and one night hotel accommodation).
A letter of nomination must be submitted in writing and received by the Foundation for PM&R by June 1st, 2014. The winner of the Award will be notified by August 15, 2014. Nominations can be sent to: Phyllis J. Anderson, Executive Director, Foundation for PM&R, 9700 W. Bryn Mawr Ave, Suite 200, Rosemont, IL 60018; fax 847-737-6063; e-mail email@example.com.