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The AAP Foundation Schoor Research Award

Posted in Research Awards

ELIGIBILITY

Full-time residents as of the application deadline in an accredited US periodontal program in any year of residency are eligible to apply. Co-applications are acceptable only if equal contribution to the research project by each student is confirmed by the graduate program director and the number of co-applicants should be limited to two.

Amount of Award and Use of Funds

The Schoor Award Committee distributes one $2,000 award each year for a manuscript written by the resident as sole or principal author based on his or her research. A Schoor Research Award is a tax-exempt income-supplementing scholarship. The manuscript must be appropriate for submission to the Journal of Periodontology, but receipt of a Schoor Award is not contingent upon publication.

HOW DO CANDIDATES APPLY?

Candidates may apply by June 1 through the link below.

AAP Foundation Schoor Research Award Application

REQUIRED MATERIALS

  • Current CV
  • A manuscript written by you as the sole or principal author based on your research. The manuscript must be appropriate for submission to the Journal of Periodontology, but receipt of a Schoor Award is not contingent upon publication.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF AWARD

Publication of an Award-winning manuscript in any venue must include a footnote acknowledging the financial support of the Schoor Research Award of the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation.

For More Information

If you have additional questions regarding any AAP Foundation Awards, please contact:

Robert Vitas
Executive Director
American Academy of Periodontology Foundation
737 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 800-282-4867, ext. 3256 or 312-573-3256
Private fax: 312-787-3983
Email: bob@perio.org

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