The John M. Templeton, Jr., MD Injury Prevention Research Scholarship

Letters of Intent now closed.  The submission deadline was July 14, 2017.

This scholarship is made possible through the generous donation of long time EAST member, the late John (Jack) M. Templeton, Jr., MD.  Dr. Templeton’s vision was to help support a young investigator perform an interventional trial in the field of injury prevention. The 2018 scholarship deadline for receipt of Letters of Intent was July 14, 2017.  Following receipt of the Letters of Intent, the Research-Scholarship Committee, along with the Chair of the Injury Control & Violence Prevention Committee and Research Division Chair will judge applicants on the basis of the merit of their proposal and the potential of the applicant of future contributions to the field of injury prevention.  The top ranked Letters of Intent will be invited to submit full proposals by October 2, 2017.  The Research-Scholarship Committee, along with the Chair of the Injury Control & Violence Prevention Committee and Research Division Chair will review full proposals in October 2017 and select the final awardee.  For official rules and regulations for this scholarship please refer here.

Applicants do not have to be physicians and may be enrolled in graduate medical education.  The amount of the award is $10,000 for one (1) year only.  The announcement of the scholarship recipient will be made, following the review process, at the EAST Annual Scientific Assembly to be held January 9-13, 2018 at Disney's Contemporary Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Letter of Intent (now closed) | Past recipients

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