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Research-Specific Grants

Please NOTE: Grant programs for 2021 funding will be offered in two cycles with RFAs going live in November 2020 or May 2021.

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Shimomura/OREF/International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology (SICOT) Travel Awards

$1,500 award
  • Shimomura, OREF, and the International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology (SICOT) invite proposals for the Shimomura/OREF/International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology (SICOT) Travel Awards
  • Applicants must have a current membership in SICOT and must submit in writing the following: specific travel objective, a global objective for future research and a letter of reference from the research supervisor familiar with the applicant’s research interest, department chair guaranteeing support for leave of absence during the duration of the meeting and a brief CV or biosketch limited to 5-pages.
  • Private practice orthopaedic surgeons and fellows are encouraged to apply.  
    Orthopaedic Surgeons in an academic setting are also eligible to submit proposals for consideration.
  • Priority points will be given to private practice orthopaedic surgeons and fellows.
  • All candidates must have completed studies focusing on health care policy, clinical outcomes or translational research having immediate impact.
The deadline to submit proposals for the 2022 Award has passed.
Sep 23, 2022, 10:59 PM

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