- Professional Development
May 8, 2018
The Society of University Surgeons is pleased to announce the availability of TWO Awards sponsored by unrestricted educational grants from the SUS Foundation- the Resident Research Scholar Award and the Junior Faculty Award.
These are one-year awards of $30,000.The funding period for both awards is from July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019.
The application process will be opening soon. The deadline to apply is Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 5:00PM Pacific Daylight Time. The SUS Scholarship Committee will notify the top-ranking applicants in early June, inviting them to interview online on Friday, June 15, 2018 between 6:30-9:30AM (tentative) Central Time. Applicants should begin to put together the required grant files and contact the letter writers now so that the files may be uploaded as soon as the system opens. Applicants must review the detailed award application instructions and may create a grant application account (when the system opens) at:
Resident Research Scholar Award: https://susweb.org/Resident-Scholar-Research-Awards
Junior Faculty Award: https://susweb.org/Junior-Faculty-Award
Finalists for the awards will be notified in June and will be invited to interview online with the Scholarship Committee on Friday, June 15, 2018 between 6:30-9:30AM Central Time (tentative). Additional details on the interview process will be sent to the award finalists.
Questions regarding eligibility or qualifications for the award can be directed to SUS Administrative Coordinator Catherine Sutherland at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the Chair of the SUS Scholarship Committee, Rebekah White, MD, at email@example.com. For SUS Member questions, contact Ochun Farlice in the SUS Member Services Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.