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American Association for Thoracic Surgery Third Alton Ochsner Research Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2014, 11:59PM EST
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery announces the Third Alton Ochsner Research Scholarship to provide an opportunity for research, training and experience for North American surgeons committed to pursuing an academic career in cardiothoracic surgery. The scholarship will be funded by the AATS Graham Foundation and administered by the Association.
The research program must be undertaken within the first three years after completion of an approved cardiothoracic residency. Applications for the scholarship must be submitted during the candidate's first two years in an academic position. The duration of the scholarship is to be two years.
The yearly stipend shall be $80,000 paid to the host institution for support of salary, research supplies, travel and other legitimate academic expenses of the scholar. The stipend is to be used for direct salary support and related research expenses only; it cannot be used to support indirect institutional costs.
The application will consist of three components:
The candidate must submit a proposal for the research to be undertaken and a statement of career plans and how the research activity will relate to the candidate's academic career.
The Director of the laboratory in the institution at which the research will be performed shall submit an endorsement of the proposal and indicate the facilities and degree of support available for the candidate's research.
The Chairman of the candidate's department shall submit his or her endorsement of the proposal and confirm the candidate's academic appointment.
The Scholarship will begin July 1, 2015 and concludes on July 1, 2017. The scholar shall submit an interim and a final written report of his/her research activities to the Council of the Association.
Please address all letters to:
Board of Directors
AATS Graham Foundation
500 Cummings Center
Beverly, MA 01915
Call for Applications: 2014 Radiology Leadership Institute Leadership Summit Resident & Fellow Scholarship
In an effort to provide residents and fellows the opportunity to attend the 2014 RLI Leadership Summit and take part in this year’s dynamic leadership curriculum, the RLI Scholarship Program will award up to five (5) scholarships for qualified resident and fellow candidates to attend this year’s event.
Money awarded for the RLI Scholarship Program will be provided directly to the educational program to pay for full registration fees and travel associated with the 2014 RLI Leadership Summit.
How to apply:
Please complete the scholarship application form and submit by email along with supporting documentation to email@example.com. Applications will be due no later than April 15, 2014.
Pending review of all application submissions, the RLI Board Scholarship Subcommittee will identify qualified applicants and determine scholarship awards based on scholarship guidelines. The RLI Board Scholarship Subcommittee will then provide recommendations to the RLI Board for final approval.
Applicants will be notified by email of the outcome of their application no later than May 10, 2014.
For questions or inquiries, please contact Devin Parris at (800) 227-5463 ext. 5876 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for Nominations: Health Physics Society 2014 Dade Moeller Scholarship Awards
In honor of Dade W. Moeller there will be not less than two Dade Moeller and one Dade Moeller Kelly Austin scholarship awards given to individuals who are enrolled as a student in a bachelors, masters or doctoral program in health physics or related nuclear or environmental sciences at an accredited college or university. The awards will provide monetary support for the student's education and for the student to attend the annual meeting of the Health Physics Society where the student is expected to present a paper or poster in the technical program, as well as to attend the Awards Banquet at the meeting.
Nominations may be submitted online by:
Academic program directors, and
Student faculty advisors.
If the academic program director or faculty advisor is not a member of the Society, a plenary member of the Society shall sponsor the nomination.
Each nomination shall include:
a short biographical resume of the student,
description of the proposed academic program,
information supporting the nomination of the individual. Reports, papers and letters of reference may be submitted as supporting material for the individual's nomination.
Each Award shall consist of the following:
Monetary support of $2,000.00 during one academic year to the recipient for educational expenses
Nominal monetary support to the recipient to support attendance at the annual meeting of the Society to cover travel, lodging, meals, incidentals and other reasonable, normal and routine expenses
Complementary registration at the meeting
Complementary tickets to the Society's Awards Ceremony
Submittal and all supporting materials must be submitted no later than 25 April 2014. Award winners will be notified by 15 May 2014.
Note: Only US students are eligible for these scholarships.
Ken Chagnon Scholarship Program
The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Development Fund is pleased to announce the Ken Chagnon Scholarship Program to provide grants to individuals who are pursuing an education in orthotics and prosthetics. Each year the program will award $500 to a deserving O&P technician program student.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited O&P technician program as well as:
demonstrate a financial need,
show exceptional technical aptitude
contribute to their own education financially,
must provide a recommendation from someone currently working within the orthotic and/or prosthetic profession.
APPLICATIONS: Students may apply directly for the scholarship, or a professor may nominate them. To be considered for the award, students must submit a completed application, a letter of reference, a transcript and a 200-word essay on why they want to work in the orthotic and/or prosthetic professions by January 31, 2015.
DEADLINE: Applications must be received by January 31, 2015.
Send materials to:
Ken Chagnon Scholarship Fund
1331 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
Materials will become the property of the Fund and cannot be returned.
QUESTIONS: If you have any questions about applying for the Ken Chagnon Scholarship, please contact the Academy at (202) 380-3663, ext 212 or email email@example.com.
Dan McKeever Scholarship Program
The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Development Fund is pleased to announce the Dan McKeever Scholarship Program to provide grants to individuals who are pursuing an education in orthotics and prosthetics. Each year the program will award $1000 to three deserving O&P baccalaureate or masters degree students.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be rising seniors in an accredited O&P bachelors degree program or currently enrolled in an accredited O&P master's degree program as well as:
display leadership qualities,
maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
APPLICATIONS: Students may apply directly for the scholarship, or a professor may nominate them. To be considered for the award, students must submit a completed application, a letter of reference, a transcript and a 200-word essay on why they want to work in the orthotic and/or prosthetic professions by May 30th, 2014.
DEADLINE: Applications must be received by May 30th, 2014.
McKeever Scholarship Fund
1331 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
QUESTIONS: If you have any questions about applying for the Dan McKeever Scholarship, please contact the Academy at (202) 380-3663 ext 212 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chester Haddan Scholarship Program
The Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Development Fund is pleased to announce the Chester Haddan Scholarship Program to provide grants to individuals who are pursuing an education in orthotics and prosthetics. Each year the program will award $1000 to a deserving O&P certificate program student.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited O&P certificate program as well as:
provide a recommendation from someone currently working within the orthotic and/or prosthetic profession.
Chester Haddan Scholarship Fund
1331 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
QUESTIONS: If you have any questions about applying for the Chester Haddan Scholarship, please contact the Academy at (202) 380-3663, ext 212 or email email@example.com.
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.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Society Institute Scholarship
Purpose: to provide instructors of anatomy and physiology that want to take a HAPS Institute course with financial support.
1. must be a HAPS member in good standing.
2. must verify their status by providing a signed letter from the Department Chair or Dean stating that the applicant is a regular full-time employee teaching anatomy and physiology.
3. have a teaching load that includes at least one section/class of anatomy and physiology.
Award: Covers tuition cost of one credit (typically equivalent to one half of the tuition fee) for one HAPS Institute. Expires after one year without use.
Due Dates: Awards are made quarterly with due dates of November 15, February 15, May 15, and August 15.