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National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Travel Awards for AI/AN Undergraduate Students

Sponsors
Association of American Indian Physicians, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Deadlines
Jul 2, 2018
Contact

Gary Lankford
405.946.7072
glankford@aaip.org

Purpose

A limited number of travel awards will be provided to attend the Association of American Indian Physicians Annual Conference. Awards will go to American Indian/Alaska Native undergraduate students who have an interest in biomedical research relating to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) mission areas. Students who receive travel awards will be given priority to participate in the 2019 NIDDK Summer Research Training Program.

The AAIP Annual Conference will take place in Scottsdale, Arizona on July 26-29, 2018. Awardees will be required to attend a workshop on NIDDK research training opportunities at the conference.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are American Indian/Alaska Native undergraduate students who have an interest in biomedical research relating to the NIDDK mission areas, including diabetes, endocrinology, metabolism, nutrition, obesity, and digestive, liver, urologic, kidney and hematologic diseases. Students who have previously participated in the NIDDK Diversity Summer Research Training Program or who have received an NIDDK/AAIP scholarship in the past are not eligible.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Awardees will receive paid travel expenses, lodging, and per diem.

Application process

Complete the application form, and email to Gary Lankford. Applications may also be mailed to:

Association of American Indian Physicians
Attn. Student Programs – NIDDK Scholarship
1225 Sovereign Row, Ste. 103
Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Diabetes · Food security and nutrition · Health workforce pipeline · Obesity and weight control · Research methods and resources



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