RESIDENT TRAVEL AWARDS

 

Since our inception, Osteo Science Foundation has been proud to support the work of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS). Through research and travel awards, the Foundation continues to recognize the importance of supporting the professional organization of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and especially in investing in the futures of residents.

Since 2013, Osteo Science Foundation has contributed over $150,000 to AAOMS. Click here to learn more about our past Travel Award recipients.

Travel Awards - 2019 AAOMS Dental Implant Conference

Osteo Science Foundation is pleased to offer resident travel awards to provide assistance to OMFS residents to participate in the 2019 AAOMS Dental Implant Conference.  The award will be granted to support five (5) residents at $1,000 each. 

Submit Your Application

Deadline is October 18, 2019

Guidelines and Application

PURPOSE OF THE AWARD

1.        Provide financial assistance to OMFS residents to attend the 2019 AAOMS Dental Implant Conference.

2.        Provide OMFS residents an opportunity to learn from world-class researches from a variety of disciplines about the latest technologies and research affecting the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery. 

3.        Provide OMFS residents with supplemental learning on regenerative medicine. 

ELIGIBILITY OF THE APPLICANTS

1.        Applicants must be a resident enrolled in a CODA-accredited OMFS program. 

2.        Applicants must have support from the OMFS program director to allow time away to attend the conference.  A short letter from the Program Director is required in order to demonstrate the Program Director’s support.

3.        Provide a written statement summarizing qualifications for receiving the scholarship and what he/she hopes to obtain by attending the meeting. 

4.        Provide a current CV. 

CONDITIONS OF THE AWARD

1.        Five awards will be granted. 

2.        The maximum disbursement for each award will be $1,000. 

3.        The award will be provided as a reimbursement for meeting expenses (airfare and hotel) up to $1,000 following the conclusion of the conference. 

4.        Recipient is responsible for registering him or herself for the conference. 

5.        The recipient must submit a video summary of his/her experience at the meeting within 30 days following the conference, to be used on OSCF’s social media. Alternately, a photo and written summary may be submitted.  The application documents and summaries will become the property of OSCF.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES AND DATES

1.        Application must be completed online and submitted by October 18, 2019. 

2.        Notifications of selection for an award will be announced to the individual October 22, 2019.

3.        Disbursement of funds up to $1,000 will be transmitted in full to awardees within 30 days following the conclusion of the conference. 

SELECTION CRITERIA

1.        OSCF will, at its sole discretion, select the award recipients. 

2.       The applications will be evaluated and prioritized based on the following criteria:
          Whether the applicant:
              •receives departmental funding to attend
              •is a chief
              •is presenting at the meeting
              •has attended a previous AAOMS Dental Implant Conference. 

CONTACT

Osteo Science Foundation
1650 Market Street, Suite 3600
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-977-2877
855-891-2877 Toll Free
info@osteoscience.org

Osteo Science Foundation is an independent, privately funded 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.

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