Foundation Travel Scholarships
The ASC Foundation supports ten travel scholarships to the ASC Annual Scientific Meeting. Five scholarships will be given to cytotechnologists, five will be given to fellows and/or residents, one will be given to an international medical member and one to an international affiliate member.
- Cytotechnologist – ASC Annual Scientific Meeting Travel Scholarship
- Fellows/Resident – ASC Annual Scientific Meeting Travel Scholarship
- International – ASC Annual Scientific Meeting Travel Scholarship
Foundation Investigator Grant
The ASC Investigator Grant consists of a two-year $50,000 research award with $25,000 paid annually to the successful applicant. The purpose of the grant is to contribute to the advancement of cytopathology research.
ASC Foundation Patient Advocacy Grant
The ASC has had an increased emphasis on public education and awareness and understanding of the need to adopt early detection practices – especially women regarding cervical cancers. The ASC Foundation awards one Patient Advocacy Grant ($10,000) annually for ongoing or new projects for advocacy efforts for patients with gynecologic and other cancers, or to educate patients on the need for effective screening programs.
State and Regional Organization Meetings Grant
To assist in promoting local continuing education for cytology practitioners, the ASC Foundation has created grants for State and Regional Organizations (SROs) to use for local continuing education projects. The ASC Foundation will award up to four (4) grants will be awarded annually in increments of $1000. An effort will be made to distribute awards equitably amongst SROs from unique regions. Funds would be used primarily to support speaker travel, honoraria, meeting promotional material.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO AUGUST 27, 2014