AGA Student Abstract Award

🏆 Available: 14
💰 $1,000
⏳ 02/24

Scholarship 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.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Type of institution award is open to: four-year college

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Recommendations or references required
  • Special requirements exist (These are specified in text.)
  • Entry in a contest required
  • Resume Required
  • Research Details, Abstract, Abstract Acceptance Page

How To Apply

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Donor: American Gastroenterological Association Research Foundation

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) is the trusted voice of the GI community. Founded in 1897, AGA has grown to include more than 16,000 members from around the globe who are involved in all aspects of the science, practice and advancement of gastroenterology.