Research Committee
Grants Work Group
  • The Grant Work Group solicits and manages funding to support research conducted by trainees and faculty at all levels and disciplines relevant to the PAG field. 

 

            Call for Applicants:  NASPAG Young Investigators Research Awards

 

The NASPAG Research Committee is pleased to announce two Young Investigator Research Awards of $1,500 each.  The goal of the grants is to enhance pediatric and adolescent gynecology care and research.  While these awards are aimed at current fellows in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Adolescent Medicine, or a related field, those who are in pre-fellowship training or who have recently completed training are also encouraged to apply.

 To be eligible to apply, applicants must be:

  • A current fellow in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Adolescent Medicine, Pediatric Endocrinology, or a related field, a current resident in a related field, or an early career physician within 2 years of completing training
  • Based in the US or Canada
  • NASPAG members (may join after receiving the award)

To apply, please send the completed application, including the following:

  • A candidate statement (1 page).  This should include the type of fellowship program in which the candidate is enrolled, current institution, summary of training to date and planned career path, and short- and long-term career goals.
  • Study proposal (3 pages maximum), including rationale, significance, the research gap the project addresses, study aims, methods and data analysis, and limitations
  • Budget request  (1 page): research expenses may include materials, incentives, research assistant support, data analysis.  No overhead/indirect costs allowed
  • Current curriculum vitae (CV, resume, or NIH biosketch format acceptable)
  • Mentor letter of support (may be from department chair if out of training) ensuring adequate support and resources

Candidate statement, proposal, and budget should be in Arial 12 point font, 1” margins.

This application is due on September 10, 2021.

Please e-mail your application materials to [email protected].

Please send questions about the proposal application to Liz Miller [email protected]