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Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates Ron Brady Career Mobility Scholarship
Deadline for submission of application to SUNA National Office is June 1
The Ron Brady Career Mobility Scholarship is intended to support a qualified SUNA member in pursuit of a baccalaureate degree in nursing or other advanced nursing degree that will enhance his/her urologic nursing practice. The $1,500 scholarship is to be awarded annually beginning in 1998. If there is no eligible candidate for a given year, the scholarship will not be awarded. Please review the following eligibility criteria before submitting your application:
Current member of SUNA in good standing
Member of SUNA for a minimum of 2 years
Currently employed in urologic nursing
Accepted or enrolled in a baccalaureate or other advanced nursing degree program
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates Ardeth Hale Leadership Award
This award will honor and recognize a SUNA member who demonstrates exceptional leadership qualities.
SUNA member in good standing for at least 5 years
Certification by CBUNA preferred
Numerous service contributions to SUNA at the local, regional and / or national levels.
Demonstrates progressive leadership qualities in SUNA and other professional or personal endeavors.
Strong leadership and mentoring skills.
Motivates and inspires the people around them to accomplish more than they would normally
Creates a vision for the future and helps others understand their role in achieving it
Communicates in a manner which is fair, straightforward and open
Takes prompt decisive action to resolve issues
Enthusiasm and passion towards advancing urologic nursing.
A SUNA member must submit a letter of endorsement to the Board of Directors to include:
The nominees name, title and current position in urology. The nomination can come from any SUNA member including self-nominees.
A written description of why the nominee should be considered for the award.
A current CV or resume of the nominee or an employment history.
The deadline for receipt of nomination is June 1 of each year.
The award will be determined by a vote cast by the current SUNA President, President Elect and Immediate Past President and one trustee of the SUNA Foundation Board. If consensus cannot be reached by this system, the SUNA President 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 separate fund for this award to receive on going donations from SUNA Vendors. (These funds will not infringe on regular Vendor donations). The award will be given annually as funds are available. The award will include a check and a recognition certificate and will be awarded at the SUNA Annual Conference. The amount of the check will be determined by the SUNA President according to available funding in this designated account.
Call for Nominations: Susan E Healy Pediatric Urology Nursing Education Award
A nurse who seeks to further their knowledge of patient care to pediatric urology patients
How to apply:
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.
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.
Call for Nominations: Suszette McKay Memorial Excellence in Urologic Nursing Award
Current member of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) in good standing
A nurse who gives exceptional patient care to urology patients and is seen as an advocate for urology patients
The nominees name, title, and current position in urology. The nomination can come from any SUNA member including oneself.
A written description of why the nominee exhibits exceptional nursing skills in caring for urology patients.
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. A fund for this award will be established at the national level and maintained by the Chicago Metro SUNA Chapter. The award will be given each year if 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.
American Society for Reproductive Medicine Resident/Fellow In-Training Research Grant in Fertility Preservation
This is a $10,000 in-training research grant awarded by ASRM and supported by Ferring Pharmaceuticals. The purpose of this award is to foster the development of an innovative, short-term research project focused on Fertility Preservation. Funds are available for project expenses, technical assistance, patient expenses, supplies and durable laboratory equipment, indirect costs, or institutional overhead. The term of the grant is July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015.
A research project in which the applicant is the primary investigator is the essential core of the grant. A progress report and a financial report on the work sponsored by the In-Training Research Award are required at the completion of the short-term, clinical or basic research project. The report should be signed by the recipient of the award and the Chair of the Department. At the conclusion of the project, an abstract should be submitted for consideration at the ASRM Annual Meeting in 2016. If selected, the abstract would be published in the abstract supplement to Fertility and Sterility. A final report with an accounting of funds spent also should be submitted to the ASRM office. Acceptance of the grant assumes that the recipient has no other major grant to fund the research project.
Candidates eligible for the ASRM In-Training Research Award:
Earned an M.D. or D.O. degree.
Be enrolled in an accredited residency or fellowship program in obstetrics and gynecology or urology.
Must have identified a project director or mentor who has been an active member of ASRM at least since July 1, 2013.
Will conduct the proposed research project in the United States.
Have not ever received any other ASRM research award (not including Reproductive Scientist Development Program, Frontiers in Reproduction Program, and SREI/ASRM traineeship [T32] awardees).
There is no application form. The application consists of the following items in this order (10 point font or greater):
Cover sheet - including title of research proposal, applicant’s name and degree(s), address, telephone, fax, and email.
Research Proposal – the description of the research project should be presented using six pages or less, including bibliography.
A one-page budget should be prepared and signed by the applicant and by the Department Chair (see budget template).
Statement of Career Goals – briefly list and/or describe career goals.
Curriculum Vitae – this should include basic personal data, educational background, past and present positions, honors, achievements, and publications; limited to two pages, please.
Letter of Recommendation from Division Director or Department Chair – signed letter on company/organizational letterhead.
Letter of Intent from Chair of the Department – this letter should state that the award money will only be allocated to salary support for research time, project supplies, patient expenses, and/or support personnel for the project. The letter should also state that the award money will not be used for laboratory equipment, indirect costs or institutional overhead, and should affirm that appropriate facilities will be available for the awardee to carry out the project.
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS IS MAY 1, 2014.
You will receive an email acknowledgement when your application is received. If you have not received an acknowledgement by May 15, 2014, please contact: Ms. Cherie Holverstott, ASRM, 205-978-5000 x155, Fax 205-978-5005, or email email@example.com.
Selection of the award recipient is made by the Research Committee of the ASRM and is based primarily on the scientific merit of the proposed study. Consideration is given to the availability of resources to conduct the proposed study and the identification of a project director or mentor who can offer an appropriate environment for the pursuit of the proposed project. The recipient will be notified by June 15, 2014. The recipient is expected to attend the ASRM Annual Meeting in 2014 to receive formal recognition.