American Neuropsychiatric Association (ANPA)

ANPA Clinical Neuroscience Trainee Award 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Same deadline as the submission of abstracts for the coming year

The ANPA Clinical Neuroscience Trainee Award was designed to facilitate early involvement in ANPA by highly motivated trainees seeking careers in the clinical neurosciences

AWARD: Award winners will receive $750 to help defray meeting expenses and complementary registration for the annual meeting. Awardees will be appointed to an ANPA committee or taskforce as a trainee member.   Awardees are expected to attend the entire meeting and will receive the award at the Annual Banquet.

ELIGIBILITY: PGY-2 or greater resident in psychiatry or neurology, 2nd year or higher pre-doctoral candidate for PsyD or PhD, with interest in career in neuropsychiatry, behavioral neurology, or neuropsychology. (Fellows and post-doctoral trainees are not considered for this award).

APPLICATION PROCESS: The application should be accompanied by (1) a letter of nomination from the applicant’s training director or doctoral Advisor confirming the applicant’s interest in a career in the clinical neurosciences and outlining any special accomplishments or involvement in this area, (2) the applicant’s curriculum vitae, and (3) a personal statement of up to 1,000 words describing the applicant’s interest in neuropsychiatry, behavioral and cognitive neurology, neuropsychology or the clinical neurosciences, and how involvement in ANPA and attendance at the annual meeting will benefit the trainee's career.

Applications should be submitted by e-mail to:

SELECTION PROCESS: The Early Career/Trainee Committee will select the recipient of this award.  The decision of the Early Career/Trainee Committee is final. Selection of Awardees will be made by the beginning of January.  Award winners are expected to attend the entire meeting and will receive the award at the Annual Banquet.

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American Neuropsychiatric Association
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