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    AAST Scholarships

    The mission of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) is to serve as the premier scholarly organization for surgeons dedicated to the field of trauma and the care of critically ill surgical patients. 

    The AAST is dedicated to discovery, dissemination, implementation, and evaluation of knowledge related to acute care surgery (trauma, surgical critical care, and emergency general surgery) by fostering research, education, and professional development in an environment of fellowship and collegiality.

    Click the link to access the AAST online scholarship site for the 2018 Research & Education Scholarships and 2018 AAST Medical Student, Resident and In-Training Fellow Annual Meeting Scholarships: https://aastscholarships.communityforce.com

    A major goal of the AAST is to provide research scholarships each year to young investigators to further trauma research and scholarships for Medical Students, Residents and In-Training Fellows to attend the AAST Annual Meetings. Currently the AAST is offering the following scholarships:


     

    2018 AAST/AWS Annual Meeting Scholarship

    Begin Accepting Applications Date: 03/27/2018 
    Deadline Date (EST Time Zone): 06/02/2018 2:59AM 

    Description: AAST/AWS CO-SPONSORED ANNUAL MEETING SCHOLARSHIP

    One (1) scholarship will be awarded
    Application Deadline: June 1, 2018
    Decision By AWS:  July 2018
    Scholarship Award: July 2018

    2018 International Committee Annual Meeting Scholarship

    Begin Accepting Applications Date: 03/27/2018 
    Deadline Date (EST Time Zone): 06/02/2018 2:59AM 

    Description: 2018 INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE 77TH ANNUAL MEETING SCHOLARSHIP

    One (1) scholarship will be awarded
    Application Deadline: June 1, 2018
    Decision By AWS:  July 2018
    Scholarship Award: July 2018

    Medical Student Resident, In-Training Fellow Scholarships

    Begin Accepting Applications Date: 03/27/2018 
    Deadline Date (EST Time Zone): 06/02/2018 2:59AM 

    Description: AAST 20forTwenty 77th ANNUAL MEETING SCHOLARSHIPS

    Application Deadline: June 1, 2018
    Decision By AAST:  July 2018
    Scholarship Award: July 2018

    Military Committee Annual Meeting Scholarship

    Begin Accepting Applications Date: 03/27/2018 
    Deadline Date (EST Time Zone): 06/02/2018 2:59AM 

    Description: AAST MILITARY LIAISON COMMITTEE 77th ANNUAL MEETING SCHOLARSHIPS

    One (1) scholarship will be awarded
    Application Deadline: June 1, 2018
    Decision By AAST:  July 2018
    Scholarship Award: July 2018

     

    Description:

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    ALL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS MUST ARRIVE IN SAN DIEGO, CA ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH. 

      • Please read the instructions carefully prior to filling out the application. Applications not completed correctly will be disqualified.
      • Applications must be filled out electronically by June 1, 2018
      • Scholarships are open to Medical Students, Residents and In-Training Fellows.
      • Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.
      • Only electronic applications will be accepted.
      • Scholarship recipients are required to attend the entire AAST Meeting in September in San Diego, CA and all required social events from Tuesday, September 25th to Saturday, September 29th.

    The Scholarship includes, 4 Nights Hotel, Meeting Registration and a $200 per diem. Air Fare is not included and is the responsibility of the Scholarship Recipient. 

     

    If you have questions or need assistance during the application process please contact us at (800) 789-4006 or jsmith@aast.org