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Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Announces


$35,000 Research Fellowship Award

The Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery is pleased to announce the availability of the 2014-2015 Research Fellowship Award, made possible by an educational grant from the Helen and Will Webster Foundation. The purpose of the Award is to promote understanding of a basic mechanism of cardiovascular disease in children. The grant will provide research support for an individual who has demonstrated aptitude for basic science or clinical science research during their pediatric cardiology fellowship. Trainees in an accredited U.S. pediatric cardiology or cardiovascular surgical training program are eligible.


Click here to download 2014-15 Research Fellowship Award instructions


Click here to download 2014-15 Research Fellowship application


Grant Timetable


February 1 , 2014
Deadline for receipt of application
April 1, 2014
Notification to Investigator and Institution
July 1, 2014
Initiation of the Award
October 12, 2014
Presentation of Award by the Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery during the
AAP meeting - San Diego, CA
June 30, 2015
Termination of the Award
July 31, 2015
Scientific Progress Report due signed by Principal Investigator
September 30, 2014
Final Financial Report due signed by the Principal Investigator and the institutional Fiscal Officer)
October 25, 2015
Presentation of research results at the Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Scientific Program during the AAP meeting in Washington, DC

GRANT APPLICATION MATERIALS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE BY CONTACTING:

Vivian Thorne, Manager
Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
American Academy of Pediatrics
141 Northwest Point Boulevard
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-1098
Email vthorne@aap.org