Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
83
Days
February 24 2021
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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AGA Student Abstract Award

Description

This $500 travel award supports recipients who are graduate students, medical students or medical residents (residents up to postgraduate year three) giving abstract-based oral or poster presentations at Digestive Disease Week (DDW). The top scoring abstract will be designated the Student Abstract of the Year and receive a $1,000 award. Applicants must be the first author of an abstract or the designated speaker of an oral presentation accepted by AGA for presentation at DDW. Applicants must be graduate students, medical students or medical residents (residents up to postgraduate year three) at an institution in North America who have performed original research related to diseases, structure or function of the digestive system. Postdoctoral fellows, technicians, visiting scientists and MD research fellows are not eligible for this award. Graduate students, medical students and medical residents training outside North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico) are ineligible. Applicants who are physician-scientists, female or from racial/ethnic groups underrepresented in biomedical research are strongly encouraged to apply.

Amount Details

$500
Low Amount Awarded
$1,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Health and Medical Sciences
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with American Gastroenterological Association

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Research Details, Abstract, Abstract Acceptance Page
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
For more info, please visit our site
Contact awards@gastro.org
Address 4930 Del Ray Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814