Opportunities

Scholarship Reminders

2017 GMHF/AAGP Scholars ProgramScholarships are available from the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry for medical students and psychiatry residents to attend the AAGP Annual Meeting in March 2017 in Dallas, Texas. In addition to receiving travel funds, scholarship recipients will have the opportunity to participate in an exciting one-day interactive workshop designed for trainees to learn more about geriatric psychiatry. Visit www.aagponline.org/scholars for more information and an application. Applications are due October 1, 2016.

Society of Biological Psychiatry Travel Award

SOBP is pleased to offer travel fellowship awards for up to sixty young scientists who aspire to, or are in various stages of, developing a career in the sciences related to biological psychiatry.  Travel awardees receive free registration at the 2017 meeting, a stipend of US $2000 to defray expenses of lodging and travel to San Diego.  Winners will be invited to attend the SOBP annual meeting in the subsequent 2 years and receive free registration (no additional travel stipend). Educational programming is planned for all awardees, including career development roundtables, NIH funding panels, and State of the Art talks by leaders in the field.  Those interested or involved in research projects in biological psychiatry are particularly encouraged to apply. Please share this information with your colleagues!   Deadline to apply is September 30, 2016.

Link to the awards page on our website under ‘Predoctoral’:  http://www.sobp.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=3374

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